Family: Noctuidae

73.247 Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis

There are 1071 county records of 2825 individuals from 117 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2823 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
134
Apr
1772
May
910
Jun
2
Jul
2

Earliest: 01 Mar 2019 - Latest: 08 Jul 2018

Historical Abundance

2019
105
2018
111
2017
97
2016
104
2015
202
2014
320
2013
159
2012
286
2011
662
2010
354

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
593 (1450)
VC68
478 (1375)

Similar Species

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Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Black Poplar Populus nigra
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Bog Myrtle Myrica Gale
Common Fleabane Pulicaria dysenterica
Eared Willow Salix aurita
Goat Willow Salix caprea
Grey Sallow Salix cinerea
Meadowsweet Filipendula ulmaria
Purple Loosestrife Lythrum salicaria

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