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

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, 5 April 2009
Ectropis crepuscularia Adult

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© Robin Howard

Ectropis crepuscularia ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Engrailed
La Boarmie crépusculaire

Wingspan: 32-47mm

Imago: A bivoltine species flying from March to May and again in July and August. It is attracted to light and has been recorded from all habitats particularly those adjacent to woodland and scrub.

Larva: recorded from various trees and shrubs.

 

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