Family: Geometridae

70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata

There are 1874 county records of 3608 individuals from 209 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3606 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
5
May
226
Jun
518
Jul
826
Aug
259
Sep
912
Oct
820
Nov
35
Dec
1

Earliest: 28 Apr 1990 - Latest: 26 Dec 2006

Historical Abundance

2018
24
2017
235
2016
159
2015
90
2014
53
2013
137
2012
101
2011
173
2010
144
2009
84

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1317 (2730)
VC68
557 (878)

Similar Species

1769 Spruce Carpet Thera britannica

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

14. Coniferous trees
Douglas Fir Pseudotsuga menziesii
Lawson's Cypress Chamaecyparis lawsoniana
Leyland Cypress x Cupressocyparis leylandii
Norway Spruce Picea abies
Scots Pine Pinus sylvestris

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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