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

GEOMETRIDAE

Larentiinae

Las Descargues, May, 2007
Nebula salicata Adult

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© Robin Howard

Nebula salicata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Striped Twin-spot Carpet
La Nébuleuse commune

Wingspan: 26-32mm

Imago: bivoltine - March-May ; September-October. A regular visitor to open woodland and heathland traps, also taken in the Las Descargues garden traps each year.

Larva: feeds on Galium spp. Overwinters as a pupa.

 

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