Family: Noctuidae

73.121 Frosted Orange Gortyna flavago

There are 849 county records of 1536 individuals from 124 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1525 Adult] [3 Larval] [8 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Aug
194
Sep
1176
Oct
149
Nov
1

Earliest: 01 Aug 1976 - Latest: 03 Nov 2011

Historical Abundance

2018
127
2017
65
2016
26
2015
15
2014
25
2013
199
2012
57
2011
254
2010
250
2009
34

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
333 (412)
VC68
516 (1124)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Creeping Thistle Cirsium arvense
Foxglove Digitalis purpurea
Greater Burdock Arctium lappa
Lesser Burdock Arctium minus
Musk Thistle Carduus nutans
Spear Thistle Cirsium vulgare

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