Family: Noctuidae

73.244 Common Quaker Orthosia cerasi

There are 4781 county records of 25186 individuals from 250 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [25170 Adult] [16 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
4
Feb
102
Mar
8950
Apr
13551
May
2532
Jun
12
Jul
1
Nov
1
Dec
4

Earliest: 16 Jan 2014 - Latest: 28 Dec 2011

Historical Abundance

2020
828
2019
2582
2018
2083
2017
1943
2016
665
2015
1357
2014
1706
2013
1049
2012
1728
2011
3086

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
3583 (18251)
VC68
1198 (6935)

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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