Galium Carpet

    Epirrhoe galiata

    GeometridaeABH 70.063 B&F 1740

    Largely coastal, with most records coming from between Sand Point and Burnham-on-Sea, and between Porlock and Minehead.  Regularly found at Priddy Mineries, and less frequently at other grassland sites on the Mendips, also in the southern Quantocks and the far south of the county, occasionally elsewhere.

    Adult Verification Grade: 1

    Galium Carpet (Epirrhoe galiata) photographed in Somerset by Sue Davies