Oak Beauty, Biston strataria Geometridae     Ennominae

ABH 70.251
B&F 1930   *   Biston strataria   *   Oak Beauty


Widespread
Wingspan: 40-50mm

Season: February-April
Habitat: Most frequent in mature oak woodland, also found in suburban woods, gardens and hedgerows

Larvae feed on the leaves of a range of broad-leaved trees and shrubs including Oak, Hazel, Alder and sallows


Oak Beauty, Biston strataria


Oak Beauty, Biston strataria
Oak Beauty, Biston strataria
Broadstone, Dorset. March 2014

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