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Gandaritis pyraliata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Barred Straw
70.0930 (B&F: 1758)
Previously:Eulithis pyraliata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Geometroidea
    »Family: Geometridae
      »Subfamily: Larentiinae
        »Tribe: Cidariini

A resident species generally occurring sparingly but sometimes fairly common to common at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Probably generally distributed in a wide range of habitats although very local in numbers. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to late July. Larvae feed on goosegrass. (Pratt, 2011)

Eulithis pyraliata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Ripe, 4 vii 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Eulithis pyraliata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Climping, 25 vi 2008
Photo: Matthew Sennitt
Eulithis pyraliata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Warnham LNR, 22 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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