Geometroidea

Larentiinae

Imago
Genus
Thera
Species
obeliscata
Author/Year
Hübner, 1787
English Vernacular
Grey Pine Carpet
French Vernacular
Phalène sorbe
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 28-36mm

Imago: Bivoltine, a common species locally in mixed or coniferous woodland.  Easily flushed during the day and comes freely to light.

Larva: Feed on pine (Pinus), spruce (Picea) and Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)

Overwinter: As a larva

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