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

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, 15 July 2010
Tephronia cremiaria Adult

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© Robin Howard

Tephronia cremiaria (Freyer, 1837)

Wingspan: 27-30mm

Imago: univoltine - June - August. A rare visitor to light. Recorded only from Las Descargues, a possible montane species normally resident in the Massif Central.

Larva: feeds on thyme and possibly lichen.

 

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