Xanthorhoe designata (Hufnagel 1767) (Family Geometridae)

Forewing Length: 11-14mm, Wingspan: 25-28mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - June
(Earliest: 10.4)
June - September
(Earliest: 30.7)

Biotopes:
Wet Forest

Meadows

Hedge Rows
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Brassicaceae
Food:
(Adult)

Chamerion angustifolium Nectar

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Xanthorhoe designata
Xanthorhoe designata
Nature Spot: Flame Carpet - Xanthorhoe designata
Lepiforum: Xanthorhoe designata


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