Seq # 600810010

Adactylotis contaminaria (Hübner, 1813) Species

Last modified: April 15, 2021, 10:30 a.m.


A very rare species with only records before 1980 in the southern part of Belgium. Very likely extinct.


Details

Classification
Family: Geometridae > Subfamily: Ennominae > Tribus: Boarmiini > Genus: Adactylotis > Species: Adactylotis contaminaria
Vernacular names
Marmereikenspanner (NL), La Boarmie souillée (FR)
First mention in Belgium
Lambillion L.-J. 1904b. Varia — Revue mensuelle de la Société entomologique namuroise 4: 15–16, 35–36, 44, 52. On page 44.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens


Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly in two generations a year; onwards from April till July and again from August till September. They are active from dusk onwards and later come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Quercus

The larva lives on Quercus.

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