Seq # 600610010

Crocallis elinguaria (Linnaeus, 1758) Species

Last modified: April 6, 2021, 4:36 p.m.


A common species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Geometridae > Subfamily: Ennominae > Tribus: Gonodontini > Genus: Crocallis > Species: Crocallis elinguaria
Vernacular names
Kortzuiger (NL), Scalloped Oak (EN), La Phalène de la Mancienne, la Crocalle commune (FR), Heller Schmuckspanner (DE)
First mention in Belgium
De Sélys-Longchamps E. 1844. Énumération des insectes Lépidoptères de la Belgique. — Mémoires de la Société royale des Sciences de Liége 2: 1–35. On page 15.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Bionomics

Hibernates as egg on the food plant.
They come to light.

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Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year: from mid June till August.


Observed on

Substrates:
Deciduous trees

The larva lives on various deciduous trees and shrubs.

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