Xanthorhoe decoloraria (Red Carpet)

Xanthorhoe decoloraria (Red Carpet)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: «Macro-heterocera» (Macro-moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid moths)
Subfamily: Larentiinae
Genus: Xanthorhoe
Species: Xanthorhoe decoloraria (Red Carpet)

Norwegian name: Fiolett båndmåler

Host plants: Alchemilla, Galium, Geranium

Confusion species: Xanthorhoe designata (Flame Carpet)