Family: Noctuidae

73.022 Gold Spot Plusia festucae

There are 776 county records of 1265 individuals from 141 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1264 Adult] [1 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
9
Jun
64
Jul
242
Aug
775
Sep
171

Earliest: 20 May 2007 - Latest: 20 Sep 2008

Historical Abundance

2019
51
2018
169
2017
137
2016
78
2015
33
2014
44
2013
118
2012
54
2011
21
2010
29

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
660 (1107)
VC68
116 (158)

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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