Hydrelia sylvata (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775) (Family Geometridae)

Forewing Length: 11-13mm;
Wingspan: 27-30mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - September (Winter) May - July
(Earliest: 29.5)

Wet Forest

Hedge Rows

Most Betulaceae

Salix caprea

Castanea sativa

Prunus spinosa
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Hydrelia sylvata
Hydrelia sylvata
Lepiforum: Hydrelia sylvata
Plant Parasites of Europe: Hydrelia sylvata

Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2014 R. Thunus


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