Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Macaria liturata Clerck, 1759
Tawny-barred Angle

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.214

A species of conifer woodland recorded just once on North Uist in 2012. In Scotland it flies from late April to mid-September

The larval foodplant is primarily Scots pine Pinus sylvestris and Norway spruce Picea abies but may include several other conifers

Macaria liturata
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