Family: Sphingidae

69.001 Lime Hawk-moth Mimas tiliae

There are 50 county records of 52 individuals from 19 different sites. First recorded in 1902.

Individual records comprise of: [50 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
14
Jun
23
Jul
12

Earliest: 09 May 2016 - Latest: 17 Jul 2012

Historical Abundance

2019
5
2018
14
2017
8
2016
7
2015
8
2014
2
2013
3
2012
1
2010
2
2009
1

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
49 (51)
VC68
1 (1)

Status Grade 4

Larval food plants

Alder Alnus glutinosa
Common Lime Tilia x europaea
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
English Elm Ulmus procera
Large-leaved Lime Tilia platyphyllos
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Small-leaved Lime Tilia cordata
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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