Family: Lasiocampidae

66.010 Drinker Euthrix potatoria

There are 982 county records of 2371 individuals from 167 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [2231 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [1 Dead] [130 Larval] [7 Not recorded] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
5
Jun
295
Jul
1504
Aug
425
Sep
2

Earliest: 10 May 2011 - Latest: 11 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2020
28
2019
102
2018
105
2017
128
2016
109
2015
112
2014
247
2013
308
2012
220
2011
42

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
260 (626)
VC68
722 (1745)

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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