Geometroidea

Ennominae

Imago
Genus
Semiaspilates
Species
ochrearia
Author/Year
Rossi, 1794
English Vernacular
Yellow Belle
French Vernacular
Aspilate ochracée
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 25-34mm

Imago: Bivoltine, a species that is seldom seen locally, more often seen on limestone further south in the department.  It is seen during the day but the male is attracted to light.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on a variety of herbaceous plants, including wild carrot (Daucus carota) and beaked hawks beard (Crepis vesicaria)

Overwinter: As a larva

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