Family: Lasiocampidae

66.010 Drinker Euthrix potatoria

There are 957 county records of 2321 individuals from 161 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [2184 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [128 Larval] [7 Not recorded] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
5
Jun
271
Jul
1481
Aug
425
Sep
2

Earliest: 10 May 2011 - Latest: 11 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2019
80
2018
105
2017
128
2016
109
2015
112
2014
247
2013
308
2012
220
2011
42
2010
55

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
251 (603)
VC68
706 (1718)

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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