Family: Geometridae

70.238 Lunar Thorn Selenia lunularia

There are 585 county records of 780 individuals from 141 different sites. First recorded in 1879.

Individual records comprise of: [778 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
8
May
366
Jun
363
Jul
17
Aug
8
Sep
1

Earliest: 17 Apr 1988 - Latest: 13 Sep 1994

Historical Abundance

2019
30
2018
58
2017
66
2016
21
2015
21
2014
35
2013
57
2012
41
2011
44
2010
59

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
342 (458)
VC68
243 (322)

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Ash Fraxinus excelsior
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Dog Rose Rosa canina

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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