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

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, 4 May 2011
Aethalura punctulata Adult

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© Robin Howard

Aethalura punctulata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

La Boarmie corticole

Wingspan: 30-36mm

Imago: univoltine with a partial second generation in dry lowland areas - April - May ; July. A scarce visitor to light recorded only from the birch woodland of the Causse.

larva: feeds on birch.

 

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