Family: Geometridae

70.105 Northern Winter Moth Operophtera fagata

There are 619 county records of 1492 individuals from 113 different sites. First recorded in 1879.

Individual records comprise of: [1451 Adult] [41 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
3
Oct
371
Nov
880
Dec
189

Earliest: 02 Jan 2006 - Latest: 30 Dec 1998

Historical Abundance

2017
5
2016
1
2015
4
2014
11
2013
7
2012
19
2011
38
2010
8
2009
1
2008
7

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
479 (1283)
VC68
140 (209)

Status Grade 3

Larval food plants

Alder Alnus glutinosa
Apple Malus pumila
Beech Fagus sylvatica
Cherry/Plum Prunus spp
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Silver Birch Betula pendula

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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