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Hydrelia flammeolaria (Hufnagel, 1767)

Small Yellow Wave
70.1140 (B&F: 1876)

Synonym(s):
Hydrelia luteata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


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

This moth is found throughout the county's woods, where it is fairly common or common and visits mv light in small numbers. It is widespread and probably generally distributed in these areas, although it is very local and distinctly episodic in numbers. Adults are on the wing in a single brood from the second week of June until early August. Larvae feed on maple. (Pratt, 2011)

Hydrelia flammeolaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Warnham LNR, 10 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley
Hydrelia flammeolaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Lindfield, 15 vi 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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