Family: Geometridae

70.049 Garden Carpet Xanthorhoe fluctuata

There are 7450 county records of 16203 individuals from 315 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [16195 Adult] [1 Dead] [7 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Mar
3
Apr
86
May
1806
Jun
2814
Jul
2906
Aug
4996
Sep
3425
Oct
92
Dec
2

Earliest: 05 Mar 1990 - Latest: 31 Dec 2011

Historical Abundance

2020
385
2019
588
2018
746
2017
805
2016
882
2015
610
2014
830
2013
1152
2012
895
2011
717

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
5437 (11974)
VC68
2013 (4229)

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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