Family: Noctuidae

73.353 Dotted Clay Xestia baja

There are 4351 county records of 13942 individuals from 296 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [13933 Adult] [9 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
14
Jul
5609
Aug
8213
Sep
83
Oct
5

Earliest: 10 Jun 1987 - Latest: 05 Oct 2002

Historical Abundance

2019
376
2018
1048
2017
703
2016
553
2015
914
2014
723
2013
2264
2012
544
2011
690
2010
411

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
3326 (9492)
VC68
1025 (4450)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Blackthorn Prunus spinosa
Bog Myrtle Myrica Gale
Herbaceous plants Herbaceous plants
Stinging Nettle Urtica dioica
Willow/Sallow Salix spp
Woody plants Woody plants

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