Family: Geometridae

70.247 Pale Brindled Beauty Phigalia pilosaria

There are 750 county records of 1820 individuals from 153 different sites. First recorded in 1871.

Individual records comprise of: [1787 Adult] [33 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jan
171
Feb
1041
Mar
500
Apr
51
May
2
Nov
3
Dec
8

Earliest: 03 Jan 1984 - Latest: 31 Dec 1987

Historical Abundance

2020
18
2019
181
2018
195
2017
314
2016
65
2015
57
2014
120
2013
166
2012
123
2011
97

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
516 (1408)
VC68
234 (412)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

13. Broadleaved trees
Alder Alnus glutinosa
Alder Buckthorn Frangula alnus
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Common Lime Tilia x europaea
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Goat Willow Salix caprea
Hazel Corylus avellana
Large-leaved Lime Tilia platyphyllos
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Small-leaved Lime Tilia cordata

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