Orange Moth (Angerona prunaria)

Orange Moth Angerona prunaria (1758, 70.230) is a common moth in woodland and heathland but is unusual outside of these habitats. The twig-like caterpillars feed on a range of deciduous trees and plants.

Earliest and latest dates recorded:

East Kent VC 15 West Kent VC 16
Earliest date 6 May 15 May
Latest date 7 August 27 July