Family: Zygaenidae

54.008 Six-spot Burnet Zygaena filipendulae

There are 244 county records of 1575 individuals from 109 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [1421 Adult] [3 Cocoon] [40 Larval] [1 Not recorded] [110 Pupal] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
218
Jul
1122
Aug
79

Earliest: 01 Jun 1968 - Latest: 21 Aug 1977

Historical Abundance

2018
80
2017
145
2016
56
2015
52
2014
12
2013
37
2012
103
2011
228
2010
103
2009
256

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
131 (700)
VC68
113 (875)

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

Bird's-foot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus
Horseshoe Vetch Hippocrepsis comosa

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