Family: Noctuidae

73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi

There are 4292 county records of 21660 individuals from 240 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [21644 Adult] [16 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
4
Feb
89
Mar
7092
Apr
11976
May
2447
Jun
11
Jul
4
Aug
3
Nov
1
Dec
4

Earliest: 16 Jan 2014 - Latest: 28 Dec 2011

Historical Abundance

2019
58
2018
1910
2017
1943
2016
665
2015
1357
2014
1706
2013
1049
2012
1728
2011
3086
2010
1775

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
3237 (15761)
VC68
1055 (5899)

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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