Geometridae : Ennominae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Patrick Clement,  Uffmoor Wood, Worcestershire.

Similar West Midlands Species
Pale Brindled Beauty
Phigalia pilosaria
Brindled Beauty
Lycia hirtaria
Upload a Photo
 
Small Brindled Beauty
Apocheima hispidaria

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 1925 / 70.246

An uncommon resident in the south of the region.

A species of mature oak woodland.

Overwinters as a pupa. Females are wingless and males are attracted to light.

Verification Grade Comment: Photo needed away from known sites.

Recorded in 38 (27%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1853.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 15-17mm
Flight: February - March
Foodplant:   Oaks
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
< March Moth  |  Pale Brindled Beauty >
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
01/03/20192VC36 - HerefordshireSO36
01/03/20195VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
27/02/20197VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
26/02/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO97
22/02/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO51

We need your records!
Do you have records of Small Brindled Beauty?
Put your own dot on the map!

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of West Midlands Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership

westmidlandsmoths
   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2021
   
Click County for Details...

  Immature   Adult
Show Details | 1990 to 2019 | 2000 to 2019 | Graph Key
© WestMidlandsMoths.co.uk 2021 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2021
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy