|NOVEMBER MOTH Epirrita dilutata|
present throughout in suitable habitat but under recorded because of
lack of field work at optimum flight period, most records from October.
26 records from two Rothamsted sites, and a scattering of records in recent years have confirmed Rosie's view that "it possibly occurred".
Lower photo of female © Angus McBay
Scottish Status: Common - stable. UK Status: Common
UK abundance shows a long-term decline (cf: Atlas of Britain & Ireland's Larger Moths)
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 26th August to 9th November
MAP: blue dot last record 2000 to 2009 red dots last record 2010 to 2019
green dots last record 2020 to present