Moth - Chimney Sweeper
Taken at Ardmore Point on 27th June 2021 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Culter Water on 14th July 2015 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode Fact File
Moth - Chimney Sweeper.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Odezia atrata.
Lepidoptera.
Geometridae.
Food:
Wingspan:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
The larva feed mainly on pignut.
23 - 27 mm.
Ditch edges, meadows, moors, and lake sides
June - August.
Almost completely black with the apex and apical fringe of the forewing, white.