Family: Noctuidae

73.242 Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta

There are 3469 county records of 12696 individuals from 239 different sites. First recorded in 1875.

Individual records comprise of: [12688 Adult] [8 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Feb
23
Mar
3331
Apr
7398
May
1895
Jun
23
Aug
1

Earliest: 17 Feb 2017 - Latest: 14 Aug 2014

Historical Abundance

2019
1402
2018
1279
2017
793
2016
312
2015
527
2014
482
2013
331
2012
757
2011
1713
2010
1537

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2549 (8781)
VC68
920 (3915)

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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