Lasiocampidae : Lasiocampinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Michael Kerr,  13/04/2018 - Sporle (garden)

Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
December Moth
Poecilocampa populi
Upload a Photo
 
Small Eggar
Eriogaster lanestris

(Linnaeus, 1758) 66.005/1633
Norfolk status
Scarce.
Formerly quite common, much scarcer in recent years.
Restricted to a few scattered colonies in England and Ireland.
Hedgerows.

Most frequently recorded as a larvae in communal webs April - Aug.

Recorded in 28 (41%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1800.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

< Ground Lackey  |  Oak Eggar >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
05/06/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
01/06/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
19/04/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
29/03/2019127TM18 - Diss
29/03/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
Show Details | 1990 to 2018 | 2000 to 2018 |
Express Record Small Eggar
We need your records!
Do you have records of Small Eggar?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2019
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 15-21mm.
Season: One generation. Feb-Mar.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, Hawthorns
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
  
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2019. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2019. Data © NOLA™ 2019
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy