Family: Sphingidae

69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi

There are 3338 county records of 5697 individuals from 311 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [5632 Adult] [2 Egg] [63 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
539
Jun
2155
Jul
2724
Aug
164
Sep
28

Earliest: 20 Apr 2009 - Latest: 19 Sep 2005

Historical Abundance

2019
94
2018
595
2017
495
2016
383
2015
342
2014
415
2013
378
2012
442
2011
302
2010
325

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2513 (4087)
VC68
825 (1610)

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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