Family: Noctuidae

73.022 Gold Spot Plusia festucae

There are 729 county records of 1200 individuals from 134 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1199 Adult] [1 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
8
Jun
62
Jul
240
Aug
716
Sep
170

Earliest: 20 May 2007 - Latest: 20 Sep 2008

Historical Abundance

2018
156
2017
137
2016
77
2015
33
2014
44
2013
118
2012
54
2011
21
2010
29
2009
59

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
629 (1066)
VC68
100 (134)

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Glaucous Sedge Carex flacca
Sedge Carex spp
Tufted Sedge Carex elata

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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