Family: Notodontidae

71.021 Coxcomb Prominent Ptilodon capucina

There are 1537 county records of 2325 individuals from 209 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2306 Adult] [19 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
3
May
98
Jun
775
Jul
1333
Aug
85
Sep
6

Earliest: 19 Apr 2017 - Latest: 19 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2019
42
2018
113
2017
140
2016
80
2015
80
2014
47
2013
115
2012
71
2011
59
2010
107

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1183 (1887)
VC68
354 (438)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

13. Broadleaved trees
Alder Alnus glutinosa
Aspen Populus tremula
Beech Fagus sylvatica
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Common Lime Tilia x europaea
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Hazel Corylus avellana
Large-leaved Lime Tilia platyphyllos
Midland Hawthorn Crataegus laevigata
Pedunculate Oak Quercus robur
Rowan Sorbus aucuparia
Sessile Oak Quercus petraea
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Small-leaved Lime Tilia cordata
Willow/Sallow Salix spp

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