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Acasis viretata (Hübner, [1799])

Yellow-barred Brindle
70.2000 (B&F: 1883)


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

This moth occurs singly or sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats, although it is somewhat commoner along the downs. Double-brooded, aduts fly mainly from mid July until early September. The larvae feed on budding ivy flowers and dogwood. (Pratt, 2011)

Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Crowborough, 21 iv 2017
Photo: Charles Waters
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Henfield, 22 iv 2018
Photo: Paula Blake
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Belton Road, Brighton, 11 v 2018
Photo: Jeremy Patterson
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Battle, 07 viii 2018
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Burgess Hill, 21 iv 2014
Photo: Mark Cadey
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Lindfield, 20 viii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Pagham Harbour, viii 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Ripe, 25 viii 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Warnham LNR, 20 v 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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