Family: Noctuidae

73.242 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta

There are 3220 county records of 11264 individuals from 234 different sites. First recorded in 1875.

Individual records comprise of: [11256 Adult] [8 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Feb
17
Mar
2656
Apr
6731
May
1811
Jun
23
Aug
1

Earliest: 17 Feb 2017 - Latest: 14 Aug 2014

Historical Abundance

2018
1249
2017
793
2016
312
2015
527
2014
482
2013
331
2012
757
2011
1713
2010
1537
2009
382

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2364 (7735)
VC68
856 (3529)

Similar Species

2184 Northern Drab Orthosia opima
2185 Lead-coloured Drab Orthosia populeti
2186 Powdered Quaker Orthosia gracilis

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Common Lime Tilia x europaea
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
English Elm Ulmus procera
Hazel Corylus avellana
Large-leaved Lime Tilia platyphyllos
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Small-leaved Lime Tilia cordata
Wych Elm Ulmus glabra

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