Family: Sphingidae

69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi

There are 3222 county records of 5521 individuals from 303 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [5456 Adult] [2 Egg] [63 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
496
Jun
2073
Jul
2677
Aug
162
Sep
26

Earliest: 20 Apr 2009 - Latest: 19 Sep 2005

Historical Abundance

2018
514
2017
494
2016
383
2015
342
2014
415
2013
378
2012
442
2011
302
2010
325
2009
239

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2430 (3974)
VC68
792 (1547)

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

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