Synopsia sociaria - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, 14 August 2013
Synopsia sociaria Adult

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© Robin Howard

Synopsia sociaria (Hübner, 1799)

La Boarmie compagne

Wingspan: 38-44mm

Imago: bivoltine - April - May ; August - September. An occasional visitor to light, recorded from woodland heath traps and those along the margins of broadleaved woodland.

Larva: feeds on Quercus, Thymus, Genista, Artemisia campestris etc.

 

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