Family: Geometridae

70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata

There are 1976 county records of 3800 individuals from 216 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3795 Adult] [1 Dead] [4 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
5
May
268
Jun
575
Jul
854
Aug
263
Sep
935
Oct
852
Nov
39

Earliest: 28 Apr 1990 - Latest: 30 Nov 1986

Historical Abundance

2019
124
2018
91
2017
236
2016
159
2015
90
2014
53
2013
137
2012
101
2011
173
2010
144

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1400 (2897)
VC68
576 (903)

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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