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Electrophaes corylata (Broken-barred Carpet Moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

Electrophaes corylata, the broken-barred carpet, is a moth of the family Geometridae. The distribution area ranges from Spain over Western and Central Europe and through the East Palearctic to Japan. In the North the expansion extends to Fennoscandia, in the South to Italy and the Balkans.It is absent in Portugal and Greece. Beech, birch, bog,and mixed bushy forest edges, orchards and semi-dry grasslands are preferred. The moths fly in one generation from May to June. . The larvae feed on a wide range of trees and bushes.
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Infraspecies

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Black Wood of Rannoch 2720 Scotland, United Kingdom
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Cannock Chase 3057 England, United Kingdom  
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Cwm Doethie – Mynydd Mallaen 10186 Wales, United Kingdom
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Lake District High Fells 66717 England, United Kingdom
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Loch Etive Woods 6522 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Lyme Bay and Torbay 77215 England, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
Ness Woods 2093 Scotland, United Kingdom
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
North Somerset and Mendip Bats 1387 England, United Kingdom
River Moriston 481 Scotland, United Kingdom
Roudsea Wood and Mosses 1163 England, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
South Pennine Moors 160577 England, United Kingdom  
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
South Wight Maritime 49082 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Thursley, Ash, Pirbright and Chobham 12696 England, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Trossachs Woods 927 Scotland, United Kingdom
Tulach Hill and Glen Fender Meadows 3912 Scotland, United Kingdom
West Midlands Mosses 455 England, United Kingdom  
Witherslack Mosses 1202 England, United Kingdom
Wormley Hoddesdonpark Woods 829 England, United Kingdom

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Alnus glutinosa (European alder)[1]
Betula pendula (European white birch)[2]
Betula pubescens (downy birch)[1]
Crataegus heterophylla (Common Hawthorn)[2]
Crataegus laevigata (Midland Hawthorn)[2]
Fagus crenata (Japanese Beech)[1]
Prunus avium (Wild Cherry)[1]
Prunus padus (Bird Cherry)[1]
Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn)[3]
Quercus cerris (Turkey Oak)[1]
Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak)[2]
Sorbus aucuparia (Mountain Ash)[1]
Tilia cordata (littleleaf linden)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abraxas grossulariata (Magpie Moth)4
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)7
Acronicta auricoma (Scarce Dagger)5
Acronicta leporina (miller)4
Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger Moth)10
Acronicta tridens (Dark Dagger)5
Alebra wahlbergi5
Alsophila aescularia (March Moth)6
Amphipyra pyramidea6
Biston betularia (peppered moth)6
Brachionycha nubeculosa (Rannoch Sprawler)5
Cabera pusaria (Common White Wave Moth)5
Caliroa cerasi (pearslug)4
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)6
Campaea margaritata (Light Emerald Moth)6
Capreolus capreolus (western roe deer)4
Chloroclysta miata6
Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)6
Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Hawfinch)4
Coleophora serratella (birch casebearer)4
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)9
Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)9
Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)5
Cosmia pyralina (Lunar-spotted Pinion)5
Cosmia trapezina (Dun-bar)7
Cossus cossus (Goat Moth)5
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)8
Diloba caeruleocephala5
Drepana curvatula (Dusky Hook-tip Moth)5
Drepana falcataria (Pebble Hook-tip)4
Ectropis crepuscularia (small engrailed)4
Edwardsiana crataegi (Canary fly)5
Edwardsiana rosae (Rose leafhopper)4
Endromis versicolora (Kentish Glory)4
Ennomos autumnaria (Large Thorn)6
Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber Moth)8
Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)9
Eupithecia exiguata (Mottled Pug)7
Euproctis similis4
Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)6
Fagocyba cruenta6
Geometra papilionaria (Large Emerald)5
Graphiphora augur (Double Dart)4
Hemithea aestivaria (Common Emerald)4
Herminia grisealis (Small Fan-foot)5
Incurvaria pectinea4
Jodis lactearia (Little Emerald)7
Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)5
Lithophane hepatica4
Lomographa bimaculata (White-pinion Spotted)5
Lomographa temerata (Clouded Silver)7
Lycia hirtaria (Brindled Beauty Moth)8
Lymantria monacha (Black Arches, Nun Moth)5
Lyonetia clerkella (Apple Leaf Miner Moth)5
Malacosoma neustria (Lackey moth)4
Noctua fimbriata (Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing)4
Nola cucullatella (Short-cloaked Moth)5
Ochropacha duplaris (Common Lutestring Moth)4
Odontopera bidentata (Scalloped Hazel)9
Operophtera brumata (winter moth)4
Opisthograptis luteolata (Brimstone Moth)6
Orgyia antiqua (Rusty Tussock Moth)4
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)5
Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)5
Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)7
Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)8
Phyllonorycter corylifoliella4
Plagodis dolabraria (Scorched Wing)5
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)9
Plemyria rubiginata (Blue-bordered Carpet)4
Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)8
Polia nebulosa (Grey Arches)5
Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent)8
Saperda scalaris5
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)6
Selenia tetralunaria (Purple Thorn)6
Stauropus fagi (Lobster Moth)7
Swammerdamia pyrella4
Tettigella alba4
Thecla betulae (Brown Hairstreak)4
Trachycera suavella4
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)7
Turdus philomelos (Song Thrush)4
Turdus viscivorus (Mistle Thrush)6
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)4
Yponomeuta padella (Common Hawthorn Ermel Moth)6

Predators

Cratichneumon rufifrons[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Cratichneumon rufifrons[2]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Ecology of Commanster
3Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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