Main: (Sphingidae / Smerinthinae)
69.002 [B&F: 1980] Eyed Hawk-moth (Smerinthus ocellata) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in gardens, orchards, parks, fens, scrub and woodland throughout England and Wales. Widespread and fairly common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 75-95 mm. Larva feeds on most species of Salix and Malus, over-wintering as a pupa.

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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