Family: Sphingidae

69.003 Poplar Hawk-moth Laothoe populi

There are 3261 county records of 5578 individuals from 304 different sites. First recorded in 1826.

Individual records comprise of: [5513 Adult] [2 Egg] [63 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
2
May
511
Jun
2090
Jul
2699
Aug
163
Sep
28

Earliest: 20 Apr 2009 - Latest: 19 Sep 2005

Historical Abundance

2018
571
2017
494
2016
383
2015
342
2014
415
2013
378
2012
442
2011
302
2010
325
2009
239

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2458 (4013)
VC68
803 (1565)

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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