Seq # 600520020

Ennomos autumnaria (Werneburg, 1859) Species

Last modified: Feb. 17, 2020, 12:09 p.m.


A fairly common species throughout Belgium, especially in the nortern part.


Details

Classification
Family: Geometridae > Subfamily: Ennominae > Tribus: Ennomini > Genus: Ennomos > Species: Ennomos autumnaria
Vernacular names
Iepentakvlinder (NL), Large Thorn (EN), L'Ennomos moucheté (FR), Herbst-Zackenrandspanner (DE)
Synonyms
Ennomos alniaria sensu auct., nec (Linnaeus, 1758)
First mention in Belgium
Breyer A. 1859. Catalogue des Phalénidées. Première partie. — Annales de la Société entomologique belge 3: 93–106. On page 97.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly from mid July till end September. They come to light.


Observed on

Substrates:
Deciduous trees

The larva lives on different species of deciduous trees and shrubs including Salix, Betula, Quercus, Crataegus, Ulmus, Alnus, Carpinus, Tilia, Acer, Prunus, Lonicera and Vaccinium. Pupation under a leaf of the food plant. Hibernates as an egg.

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