Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Coenotephria salicata salicata Hübner, [1799]
Striped Twin-spot Carpet

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.102

An uncommon moorland species found from May to July. As this habitat is extensive in the islands it is anticipated that more colonies will be located.

Bedstraw Galium is the primary foodplant

Coenotephria salicata salicata
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