Family: Geometridae

70.049 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata

There are 7320 county records of 15874 individuals from 313 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [15866 Adult] [1 Dead] [7 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
3
Apr
86
May
1798
Jun
2803
Jul
2861
Aug
4878
Sep
3278
Oct
92
Dec
2

Earliest: 05 Mar 1990 - Latest: 31 Dec 2011

Historical Abundance

2020
65
2019
579
2018
746
2017
805
2016
882
2015
610
2014
830
2013
1152
2012
895
2011
717

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
5324 (11665)
VC68
1996 (4209)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Cabbage Brassica spp
Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
Hairy Bitter-cress Cardamine hirsuta
Shepherd's-purse Capsella bursa-pastoris

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