Family: Geometridae

70.054 Silver-ground Carpet Xanthorhoe montanata

There are 6846 county records of 30761 individuals from 634 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [30750 Adult] [11 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1182
Jun
17760
Jul
11564
Aug
232
Sep
5

Earliest: 01 May 1987 - Latest: 30 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2018
1013
2017
1211
2016
956
2015
1062
2014
1758
2013
2427
2012
1151
2011
1767
2010
1217
2009
535

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
4868 (20063)
VC68
1978 (10698)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

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

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