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

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, 20 July 2013
Tephronia sepiaria Adult

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© Robin Howard

Tephronia sepiaria (Hufnagel, 1767)

La Gymnospile commune

Wingspan: 27-30mm

Imago: bivoltine - May - August. An occasional visitor to light recorded from the area around Las Descargues only. A woodland margin species wherever its foodplant grows.

Larva: feeds on various species of lichen.

 

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