Family: Geometridae

70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata

There are 1920 county records of 3675 individuals from 210 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3673 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
5
May
235
Jun
527
Jul
839
Aug
260
Sep
914
Oct
850
Nov
38
Dec
1

Earliest: 28 Apr 1990 - Latest: 26 Dec 2006

Historical Abundance

2018
90
2017
236
2016
159
2015
90
2014
53
2013
137
2012
101
2011
173
2010
144
2009
84

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1351 (2779)
VC68
569 (896)

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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