Family: Geometridae

70.054 Silver-ground Carpet Xanthorhoe montanata

There are 6929 county records of 31009 individuals from 642 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [30998 Adult] [11 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1237
Jun
17899
Jul
11618
Aug
232
Sep
5

Earliest: 01 May 1987 - Latest: 30 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2019
81
2018
1149
2017
1212
2016
986
2015
1062
2014
1758
2013
2427
2012
1151
2011
1767
2010
1217

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
4938 (20270)
VC68
1991 (10739)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

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

Find moths by larval food plants here.

Notes:

< previous species | next species >