Ennomos alniaria (Canary-shouldered Thorn)

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Ennomos alniaria (Canary-shouldered Thorn)

Ennomos alniaria (Canary-shouldered Thorn)
Originator: Alf Tore Mjøs

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: Ennominae
Genus: Ennomos
Species: Ennomos alniaria (Canary-shouldered Thorn)

Norwegian name: Oreflikmåler

Host plants: Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), Birch (Betula), Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa), Elm (Ulmus), Lime (Tilia), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Confusion species: Ennomos autumnaria (Large Thorn), Ennomos erosaria (September Thorn), Ennomos fuscantaria (Dusky Thorn), Ennomos quercinaria (August Thorn)