Family: Geometridae

70.081 Grey Pine Carpet Thera obeliscata

There are 1975 county records of 3799 individuals from 215 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3797 Adult] [2 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Apr
5
May
268
Jun
575
Jul
854
Aug
263
Sep
937
Oct
851
Nov
39
Dec
1

Earliest: 28 Apr 1990 - Latest: 26 Dec 2006

Historical Abundance

2019
123
2018
91
2017
236
2016
159
2015
90
2014
53
2013
137
2012
101
2011
173
2010
144

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
1399 (2896)
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

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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