The Butterbur

Hydraecia petasitis


Species Codes

B&F 2362 RES 73.124

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Record Verification

Grade 2 adults can be confused with other species, so good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required if the recorder is not familiar with the species.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of The Butterbur (Hydraecia petasitis) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


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Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of The Butterbur (Hydraecia petasitis) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

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