Family: Geometridae

70.054 Silver-ground Carpet Xanthorhoe montanata

There are 7047 county records of 31366 individuals from 653 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [31355 Adult] [11 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1239
Jun
18177
Jul
11694
Aug
233
Sep
5

Earliest: 01 May 1987 - Latest: 30 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2019
438
2018
1149
2017
1212
2016
986
2015
1062
2014
1758
2013
2427
2012
1151
2011
1767
2010
1217

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
5005 (20440)
VC68
2042 (10926)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Cleavers Galium aparine
Hedge Bedstraw Gallium mollugo
Herbaceous plants Herbaceous plants
Primrose Primula vulgaris

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