Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Ecliptopera silaceata [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Small Phoenix

Family: Geometridae
Checklist Number: 70.094

Only a few records from Lewis and South Uist during June - August. Mainly favours woodland, gardens and hedgerows

Various willowherb Epilobium species are the caterpillar foodplant

Ecliptopera silaceata
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