Family: Sphingidae

69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi

There are 3520 county records of 6064 individuals from 318 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [5990 Adult] [1 Dead] [9 Egg] [64 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
583
Jun
2216
Jul
2965
Aug
176
Sep
29

Earliest: 20 Apr 2009 - Latest: 19 Sep 2005

Historical Abundance

2020
63
2019
401
2018
595
2017
495
2016
383
2015
342
2014
415
2013
378
2012
442
2011
302

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2595 (4226)
VC68
925 (1838)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Aspen Populus tremula
Black Poplar Populus nigra
Goat Willow Salix caprea
Grey Sallow Salix cinerea
White Poplar Populus alba

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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