Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Carpet moth

Epirrhoe molluginata

Description:

Epirrhoe molluginata is a moth of the Geometridae family. 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.

Habitat:

It is found from the southern part of central Europe to the Caucasus.


1 species ID suggestions

1 Comment

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 5 years ago

Please verify!

Полошки Регион, Macedonia

Lat: 41.65, Long: 20.74

Spotted on Jul 5, 2013
Submitted on Jul 5, 2013

Related spottings

Galium Carpet Wood Carpet Epirrhoe alternata (MÜLLER, 1764) Galium Carpet

Nearby spottings

Cream-spot Tiger Unknown spotting Unknown spotting Unknown spotting