Family: Sesiidae

52.003 Lunar Hornet Moth Sesia bembeciformis

There are 26 county records of 119 individuals from 20 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [18 Adult] [96 Emergence holes] [5 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jul
13

Earliest: 01 Jul 1868 - Latest: 23 Jul 2001

Historical Abundance

2011
20
2009
5
2001
3
2000
50
1997
27
1994
1
1991
1
1988
2
1973
1
1962
0

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
24 (119)
VC68
2 (0)

Status Grade 4

Larval food plants

Poplar Populus spp
Willow/Sallow Salix spp

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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