Rahul Sharma

Epirrhoe molluginata

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Geometridae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Epirrhoe
Epirrhoe molluginata
Similar  Catarhoe cuculata, Xanthorhoe biriviata, Cataclysme riguata, Epirrhoe tristata, Catarhoe rubidata

Epirrhoe molluginata is a moth of the Geometridae family. It is found from the southern part of central Europe to the Caucasus.

The wingspan is about 23–27 mm. Adults are on wing from May to July.

The larvae feed on Galium species, including Galium mollugo and Galium sylvaticum. The species overwinters as a pupa.

References

Epirrhoe molluginata Wikipedia


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