Biston strataria (Hufnagel 1767) (Family Geometridae)

Forewing Length: 17-27mm; Wingspan: 40-50mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? May - July (Winter) March - May
(Earliest: 25.3)

Biotopes:
Beech Forest

Wet Forest
Food:
(Larva)

Quercus robur

Populus tremula

Salix caprea

Alnus glutinosa

Corylus avellana

Prunus spinosa
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Betula
Parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Biston strataria
Biston strataria
Nature Spot: Oak Beauty - Biston strataria
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Biston strataria
Lepiforum: Biston strataria


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