Family: Geometridae

70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata

There are 2000 county records of 3854 individuals from 219 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3849 Adult] [1 Dead] [4 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
5
May
278
Jun
579
Jul
854
Aug
264
Sep
970
Oct
856
Nov
39

Earliest: 28 Apr 1990 - Latest: 30 Nov 1986

Historical Abundance

2020
54
2019
124
2018
91
2017
236
2016
159
2015
90
2014
53
2013
137
2012
101
2011
173

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1413 (2933)
VC68
587 (921)

Similar Species

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Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

14. Coniferous trees
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Leyland Cypress x Cupressocyparis leylandii
Norway Spruce Picea abies
Scots Pine Pinus sylvestris

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