Scopula ternata Schrank 1802 (Family Geometridae)

Forewing Length: 12-15mm;
Wingspan: 20-29mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? August - May ? June - July
(Earliest: 4.6)

Spruce Forest Edge

Heath and Moorland

Wet Forest

Calluna vulgaris

Vaccinium myrtillus
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Scopula ternata
Scopula ternata
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Scopula ternata
Lepiforum: Scopula ternata
Plant Parasites of Europe: Scopula ternata

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