Family: Noctuidae

73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi

There are 4250 county records of 21373 individuals from 239 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [21357 Adult] [16 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
4
Feb
31
Mar
7090
Apr
11775
May
2421
Jun
11
Jul
4
Aug
3
Nov
1
Dec
4

Earliest: 16 Jan 2014 - Latest: 28 Dec 2011

Historical Abundance

2018
1684
2017
1940
2016
665
2015
1357
2014
1706
2013
1049
2012
1728
2011
3086
2010
1775
2009
714

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
3196 (15475)
VC68
1054 (5898)

Similar Species

2384 Vine's Rustic Hoplodrina ambigua
2185 Lead-coloured Drab Orthosia populeti

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
English Elm Ulmus procera
Hazel Corylus avellana
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

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