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Perizoma alchemillata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Small Rivulet
70.1330 (B&F: 1803)


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

A declining resident species usually occurring sparingly or fairly commonly at mv light in woods and bushy places. Patchily distributed and very local in numbers. Single-brooded flying mainly from late June to the third week of August. Larvae feed on hemp-nettle. (Pratt, 2011)

Perizoma alchemillata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 13 vii 2018
Photo: Charles Waters
Perizoma alchemillata (Linnaeus, 1758)
nr. Three Oaks, 31 vii 2018
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Perizoma alchemillata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Findon Valley, 20 vii 2007
Photo: Mike Snelling
Perizoma alchemillata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 15 vii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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