Family: Noctuidae

73.121 Frosted Orange Gortyna flavago

There are 828 county records of 1491 individuals from 123 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1480 Adult] [3 Larval] [8 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Aug
179
Sep
1149
Oct
146
Nov
1

Earliest: 01 Aug 1976 - Latest: 03 Nov 2011

Historical Abundance

2018
82
2017
65
2016
26
2015
15
2014
25
2013
199
2012
57
2011
254
2010
250
2009
34

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
327 (402)
VC68
501 (1089)

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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