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Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)

Seraphim
70.1980 (B&F: 1879)

Synonym(s):
Lobophora hexapterata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


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

This woodland species occurs sparingly at mv light, although it can sometimes be fairly common. Only thinly distributed , local and distinctly irregular in numbers, this species is considered to possibly be experiencing a decline. Adults fly in a single brood mainly from early May to mid June. Larvae feed on aspen. (Pratt, 2011)

Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Crowborough, 25 v 2018
Photo: Charles Waters
Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Bracklesham, 08 v 2019
Photo: Derek Lee
Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Warnham LNR, 0
Photo: Sam Bayley
Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Plumpton Wood, 13 v 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman
Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Bracklesham, 16 v 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Lobophora halterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Bracklesham, 16 v 2016
Photo: Derek Lee

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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