Family: Geometridae

70.237 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria

There are 1647 county records of 2649 individuals from 210 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2636 Adult] [13 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
37
Apr
291
May
1087
Jun
527
Jul
305
Aug
379
Sep
2

Earliest: 15 Mar 2017 - Latest: 03 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2018
170
2017
147
2016
70
2015
100
2014
156
2013
246
2012
129
2011
119
2010
94
2009
76

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1297 (2098)
VC68
350 (551)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Alder Alnus glutinosa
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Bog Myrtle Myrica Gale
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Hazel Corylus avellana
Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum
Silver Birch Betula pendula
Willow/Sallow Salix spp
Woody plants Woody plants

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