Family: Geometridae

70.237 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria

There are 1632 county records of 2626 individuals from 210 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2613 Adult] [13 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
37
Apr
290
May
1069
Jun
526
Jul
302
Aug
379
Sep
2

Earliest: 15 Mar 2017 - Latest: 03 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2018
148
2017
146
2016
70
2015
100
2014
156
2013
246
2012
129
2011
119
2010
94
2009
76

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1283 (2076)
VC68
349 (550)

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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