Family: Sphingidae

69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi

There are 3461 county records of 5974 individuals from 314 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [5909 Adult] [2 Egg] [63 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
542
Jun
2193
Jul
2948
Aug
176
Sep
28

Earliest: 20 Apr 2009 - Latest: 19 Sep 2005

Historical Abundance

2019
371
2018
595
2017
495
2016
383
2015
342
2014
415
2013
378
2012
442
2011
302
2010
325

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2568 (4191)
VC68
893 (1783)

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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