Family: Geometridae

70.237 Early Thorn Selenia dentaria

There are 1709 county records of 2743 individuals from 212 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [2730 Adult] [13 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
38
Apr
329
May
1136
Jun
530
Jul
307
Aug
380
Sep
2

Earliest: 15 Mar 2017 - Latest: 03 Sep 2013

Historical Abundance

2019
55
2018
209
2017
147
2016
70
2015
100
2014
156
2013
246
2012
129
2011
119
2010
94

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1352 (2180)
VC68
357 (563)

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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