Selenia lunularia (Lunar Thorn)

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Selenia lunularia (Lunar Thorn)

Selenia lunularia (Lunar Thorn)
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: Ennominae
Genus: Selenia
Species: Selenia lunularia (Lunar Thorn)

Norwegian name: Flikmånemåler

Host plants: Alder (Alnus), Ash (Fraxinus excelsior), Fraxinus, Grey Alder (Alnus incana), Oak (Quercus), Prunus, Rosa

Confusion species: Selenia dentaria (Early Thorn), Selenia tetralunaria (Purple Thorn)