Family: Hepialidae

03.005 Ghost Moth Hepialus humuli

There are 772 county records of 1953 individuals from 214 different sites. First recorded in 1769.

Individual records comprise of: [1945 Adult] [2 Dead] [5 Larval] [1 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
3
Jun
1470
Jul
439
Aug
23

Earliest: 16 May 1925 - Latest: 24 Aug 2015

Historical Abundance

2019
1055
2018
61
2017
108
2016
43
2015
96
2014
34
2013
49
2012
56
2011
42
2010
52

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
532 (1627)
VC68
240 (326)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Hop Humulus lupulus
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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