Family: Lasiocampidae

66.002 Pale Eggar Trichiura crataegi

There are 99 county records of 135 individuals from 47 different sites. First recorded in 1925.

Individual records comprise of: [92 Adult] [43 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jul
3
Aug
57
Sep
22
Oct
3

Earliest: 11 Jul 1974 - Latest: 06 Oct 1977

Historical Abundance

2018
6
2016
1
2014
1
2011
2
2005
1
2004
1
2003
1
2000
3
1998
1
1996
3

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
87 (120)
VC68
12 (15)

Status Grade 2

Larval food plants

Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Common Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna
Downy Birch Betula pubescens
Heather Calluna vulgaris
Silver Birch Betula pendula

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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