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Ennomos quercinaria (Hufnagel, 1767)

August Thorn
70.2330 (B&F: 1912)

Synonym(s):
Ennomos angularia (Hübner, 1799)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Geometroidea
    »Family: Geometridae
      »Subfamily: Ennominae
        »Tribe: Ennomini

A resident species occurring singly or sparingly in a wide range of habitats but sometimes very common in certain woods and very common to mv light in Friston Forest. Widespread in the west and the extreme east, but missing in between. High numbers are extremely local; A species in decline. Single brooded, usually flying from mid July to early September. The larvae feed on lime, oak, elm and hawthorn. (Pratt 2011)

Ennomos quercinaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Findon Valley, 07 viii 2011
Photo: Mike Snelling
Ennomos quercinaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Ashcombe, Lewes, 09 viii 1988
Photo: Roy Leverton
Ennomos quercinaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Woods Mill, 10 viii 2016
Photo: Bob Foreman
Ennomos quercinaria (Hufnagel, 1767)
Pagham Harbour, vii 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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