Xanthorhoe spadicearia (Red Twin-spot Carpet)

Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)»"Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)»Geometridae (Geometrid moths)»Larentiinae»Xanthorhoe»

Xanthorhoe spadicearia (Red Twin-spot Carpet)

Xanthorhoe spadicearia (Red Twin-spot Carpet)
Originator: Svein Bekkum

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 spadicearia (Red Twin-spot Carpet)

Norwegian name: Rosa båndmåler

Host plants: Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), Campanula, Galium, Plantago, Polygonum, Vaccinium

Confusion species: Xanthorhoe ferrugata (Dark-barred Twin-spot)