Family: Geometridae

70.238 Lunar Thorn Selenia lunularia

There are 568 county records of 750 individuals from 139 different sites. First recorded in 1879.

Individual records comprise of: [748 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
8
May
353
Jun
346
Jul
17
Aug
8
Sep
1

Earliest: 17 Apr 1988 - Latest: 13 Sep 1994

Historical Abundance

2018
58
2017
66
2016
21
2015
21
2014
35
2013
57
2012
41
2011
44
2010
59
2009
17

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
335 (446)
VC68
233 (304)

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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