Family: Geometridae

70.054 Silver-ground Carpet Xanthorhoe montanata

There are 6808 county records of 30687 individuals from 632 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [30676 Adult] [11 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1178
Jun
17703
Jul
11552
Aug
231
Sep
5

Earliest: 01 May 1987 - Latest: 30 Sep 2017

Historical Abundance

2018
965
2017
1185
2016
956
2015
1062
2014
1758
2013
2427
2012
1151
2011
1767
2010
1217
2009
535

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
4836 (20001)
VC68
1972 (10686)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

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

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