Sign In >>

Species search:

Quick finder:

CURRENT MOON

Partners

Butterfly Conservation - Sussex Branch Butterfly Conservation Sussex Biodiversity Records Centre Sussex Wildlife Trust

Geometridae

1936 Waved Umber, Menophra abruptaria (Thunberg, 1792)

Status and ecology:

A resident species generally occurring singly or sparingly but it is sometimes fairly common in woods and bushy places. Widespread, but very local in any numbers. This species is single-brooded occurring mainly from mid April to mid June, occasionally from early April or to late June. Larvae feed on garden privet, lilac and currant. (Pratt, 2011)

Sign In or Register to edit status information.

Add photo?

Ringmer, 08 v 2016 Photo: John Luck

Menophra abruptaria (Thunberg, 1792)

PreviousNext

Distribution map for Menophra abruptaria

(Distribution at 1km scale)

 |   | All records

Historic records: pre 1980 |  1980 - 1989 |  1990 - 1999 |  2000 - 2009 |  2010 on |  All

Phenology chart for Menophra abruptaria

Phenology: Adult records only

Forms or subspecies:  |   | All records

Historic records: pre 1980 |  1980 - 1989 |  1990 - 1999 |  2000 - 2009 |  2010 on |  All

Compare species data

A maximum of five species may be selected. The data for each species can be then viewed on the same page. Tick the box below to select this species.

- Select this species for comparison.

Species to compare:
None selected.

Copyright The Sussex Moth Group © 2017

Privacy and Copyright Statement

Home | Latest News | Events | Species Data | Sign In | Upload Images | Contact Us | Links

valid HTML5