Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Entephria flavicinctata Hübner, 1813
Yellow-ringed Carpet

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.071

A very localised species of rocky places and gorges, it is classified as Nationally Scarce B with just one record in October 2009

Larval foodplants include English stonecrop Sedum anglicum and various saxifrages Saxifraga

Entephria flavicinctata
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