Gerinia honoraria - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

GEOMETRIDAE

Ennominae

Las Descargues, September, 2007
Gerinia honoraria Adult

7837

© Robin Howard

Gerinia honoraria ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Scalloped Barred
Angeleuse

Wingspan: 38-50mm

A bivoltine species flying from April to the end of May and again in September. It is only an occasional visitor to light and has been recorded from Las Descargues and the plateau woodlands and their margins.

The larva feeds on Quercus, Olea europaea.

 

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