Family: Lasiocampidae

66.010 Drinker Euthrix potatoria

There are 910 county records of 2228 individuals from 157 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [2106 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [113 Larval] [7 Not recorded] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
5
Jun
258
Jul
1427
Aug
414
Sep
2

Earliest: 10 May 2011 - Latest: 11 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2018
97
2017
126
2016
109
2015
111
2014
246
2013
307
2012
220
2011
42
2010
55
2009
32

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
246 (597)
VC68
664 (1631)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

17. Various grasses
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Common Reed Phragmites australis
Reed Canary Grass Phalaris arundincaea

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