Family: Lasiocampidae

66.010 Drinker Euthrix potatoria

There are 964 county records of 2340 individuals from 163 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [2201 Adult] [1 Cocoon] [1 Dead] [129 Larval] [7 Not recorded] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
5
Jun
271
Jul
1498
Aug
425
Sep
2

Earliest: 10 May 2011 - Latest: 11 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2019
99
2018
105
2017
128
2016
109
2015
112
2014
247
2013
308
2012
220
2011
42
2010
55

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
257 (621)
VC68
707 (1719)

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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