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|Early Thorn Selenia dentaria|
Distribution and Abundance: Common.
Primary Habitat: General occurrence.
Flight Period: Double brooded in March and April and again in July and August.
from the Pitsford Water m.v. light traps for the five
years 1999 - 2003 show the summer brood moths to be three
times more plentiful overall at the traps than those of
the spring brood. Viz:-
L.O.N.: 1907. Everywhere. Common.
First Record: 1882, Hull & Tomalin.