Gypsy Moth

Lymantria dispar


Species Codes

B&F 2034 RES 72.011

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Record Verification

Grade 1 adults are generally distinctive and unlikely to be confused with other species, but records outside documented range or flight period may require photos.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) 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:


The graph below shows at which time of the year Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) can be expected to be recorded in Kent. Use the controls below to filter by VC and time span:

Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

Below is a selection of Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) images from Kent. If you would like to contribute any photographs, please email Click on a photo if you would like to see it larger.

External Links

For more information and images of Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar), please take can be seen on the external pages listed below: