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Campaea margaritaria (Linnaeus, 1761)

Light Emerald
70.2830 (B&F: 1961)
Previously:Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Synonym(s):
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)


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

Resident species, probably generally distributed and fairly common to often common in woods, generally much less frequent along treeless parts of the coast. Double-brooded, flying mainly late May to late July and mid-August to mid-October. Larvae feed on beech, birch, oak, ash, heather and grey willow. (Pratt, 2011)

Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Nr. Battle, 09 ix 2018
Photo: Mark Donnellan
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Bexhill, 13 09 2019
Photo: Martin Banks
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Bexhill, 13 09 2019
Photo: Martin Banks
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Wadhurst, 19 viii 2007
Photo: David Norris
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Climping, 29 viii 2008
Photo: Matthew Sennitt
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Edburton, xx 2005
Photo: Tony Wilson
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Ripe, 25 vi 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Warnham LNR, 11 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley
Campaea margaritata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Hindleap Warren, 06 vii 2014
Photo: Roy Wells

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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