Seq # 600520030

Ennomos erosaria (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) Species

Last modified: March 24, 2020, 7:39 a.m.


A rare species throughout Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Geometridae > Subfamily: Ennominae > Tribus: Ennomini > Genus: Ennomos > Species: Ennomos erosaria
Vernacular names
Gehakkelde spanner (NL), September Thorn (EN), L'Ennomos rongée (FR), Birken-Zackenrandspanner (DE)
Synonyms
Ennomos tiliaria (Hübner, 1790)
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

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year; onwards from late June till mid October. They come to light.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Quercus, Tilia and Betula

The larva lives on a variety of trees including Betula, Quercus, Tilia and Fagus. Hibernates as an egg on the food plant. The larva pupates between spun leaves.

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