Lepidoptera Outer Hebrides

Family: Geometridae   Checklist Number: 70.071

Entephria flavicinctata   Hübner, 1813

Yellow-ringed Carpet

A very localised species of rocky places and gorges, it is classified as Nationally Scarce B with just one record in October 2009. Larval foodplants include English stonecrop (Sedum anglicum) and various saxifrages (Saxifraga)

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