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Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Puss Moth
71.0030 (B&F: 1995)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Notodontidae
      »Subfamily: Cerurinae
        »Tribe: Hemitheini

Resident species often seen singly or sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats, but occasionally fairly common in a few places. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late April to late June. Larvae are often fairly common to common throughout the region and feed on poplar, aspen, elm, sallow and willow. (Pratt, 2011)

Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 28 v 2015
Photo: Charles Waters
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Steyning, 19 vi 2015
Photo: Olly Ellis
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 04 v 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Heyshott Down, 17 v 2016
Photo: Elliot Dowding
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ringmer, 30 v 2018
Photo: John Luck
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nr. Battle, 02 vi 2018
Photo: Mark Donnellan
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Wisborough Green, 5 v 2019
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 26 iv 2020
Photo: BobJohnson
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Burgess Hill, 03 viii 2017
Photo: Dave Green
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woolbeeding Common, 06 vi 2014
Photo: Dave Green
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Seaford, 19 v 2013
Photo: Bob Eade
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woodingdean, 16 iv 2014
Photo: Murray Tarvis
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham, 19 v 2014
Photo: Rob Dolton
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woolbeding Common, 06 vi 2014
Photo: Dave and Penny Green
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Arundel, 18 vi 2011
Photo: Heather Maryson
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Henfield, 15 ix 2010
Photo: Richard Roebuck
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
on Poplar
Bracklesham, 07 vii 2014
Photo: Derek Lee
Cerura vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Warnham LNR, 7 vii 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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