Scarce Tissue

    Rheumaptera cervinalis

    GeometridaeABH 70.122 B&F 1788

    Historically more widespread but now found largely in  the Midlands and East Anglia. It was always rare and local in the county, and has not been recorded since 1995.  The larvae feed on Barberries and Oregon-grape in hedges, parks and gardens.

    Adult Verification Grade: 2