Family: Geometridae

70.069 Dark Spinach Pelurga comitata

There are 218 county records of 2901 individuals from 29 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2551 Adult] [350 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
38
Jul
1846
Aug
537
Sep
10

Earliest: 15 Jun 1981 - Latest: 11 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2019
7
2018
85
2017
5
2016
3
2015
7
2014
31
2013
1688
2012
362
2011
315
2010
34

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
23 (38)
VC68
195 (2863)

Similar Species

1756 Northern Spinach Eulithis populata

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Goosefoot Chenopodium spp
Orache Atriplex spp

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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