Family: Notodontidae

71.021 Coxcomb Prominent Ptilodon capucina

There are 1470 county records of 2231 individuals from 202 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2212 Adult] [19 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
3
May
93
Jun
748
Jul
1276
Aug
82
Sep
4

Earliest: 19 Apr 2017 - Latest: 19 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2018
63
2017
138
2016
80
2015
80
2014
47
2013
115
2012
71
2011
59
2010
107
2009
53

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1128 (1808)
VC68
342 (423)

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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