Family: Arctiidae

72.019 Buff Ermine Spilosoma lutea

There are 1568 county records of 3398 individuals from 165 different sites. First recorded in 1875.

Individual records comprise of: [3388 Adult] [1 Egg-batch] [9 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
1
May
165
Jun
1904
Jul
1313
Aug
1
Sep
2

Earliest: 06 Apr 2018 - Latest: 06 Sep 2006

Historical Abundance

2018
340
2017
437
2016
250
2015
436
2014
256
2013
111
2012
100
2011
117
2010
125
2009
24

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1075 (2235)
VC68
493 (1163)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum
Hop Humulus lupulus
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica
Wild Plum Prunus domestica

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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