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Drepana curvatula (Dusky Hook-tip Moth)

Synonyms: Drepana acuta; Drepana approximata; Drepana fasciata; Drepana flavomarginata; Drepana gaedei; Drepana grisescens; Drepana juncta

Wikipedia Abstract

The Dusky Hook-tip (Drepana curvatula) is a moth of the family Drepanidae. It is found from Europe to Japan. The wingspan is 34–42 mm. The moth flies from May to August depending on the location. The larvae feed on Alder, Oak and Birch.
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Infraspecies

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Westruper Heide 193 Germany  

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Alnus glutinosa (European alder)[1]
Alnus incana (gray alder)[1]
Betula pendula (European white birch)[2]
Betula pubescens (downy birch)[2]
Quercus cerris (Turkey Oak)[1]
Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)5
Acronicta leporina (miller)5
Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger Moth)5
Aethalura punctulata (Grey Birch)3
Amphipyra pyramidea3
Argyresthia goedartella3
Attelabus nitens3
Biston betularia (peppered moth)4
Blepharidopterus angulatus (Black-kneed Capsid)3
Cabera pusaria (Common White Wave Moth)5
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)3
Campaea margaritata (Light Emerald Moth)3
Capreolus capreolus (western roe deer)4
Chloroclysta miata4
Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)3
Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Hawfinch)4
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)5
Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)4
Cosmia trapezina (Dun-bar)3
Cossus cossus (Goat Moth)5
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)3
Drepana falcataria (Pebble Hook-tip)5
Ectropis crepuscularia (small engrailed)3
Electrophaes corylata (Broken-barred Carpet Moth)5
Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber Moth)4
Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)5
Falcaria lacertinaria (Scalloped Hook-tip)3
Geometra papilionaria (Large Emerald)3
Herminia grisealis (Small Fan-foot)3
Hydrelia sylvata (Waved Carpet)3
Jodis lactearia (Little Emerald)3
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)3
Melanchra pisi (Broom Moth)3
Nymphalis antiopa (camberwell beauty)3
Ochropacha duplaris (Common Lutestring Moth)5
Odontopera bidentata (Scalloped Hazel)4
Orgyia antiqua (Rusty Tussock Moth)3
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)3
Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)3
Orthotaenia undulana3
Pechipogo strigilata3
Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)4
Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)4
Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)3
Plagodis dolabraria (Scorched Wing)4
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)4
Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)5
Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent)5
Rheumaptera hastata (spear-marked black)3
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)4
Selenia tetralunaria (Purple Thorn)5
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)4
Watsonalla binaria (Oak Hook-tip)3

Predators

Agrypon flaveolatum[2]
Cratichneumon culex[2]
Itoplectis alternans[2]
Phobocampe crassiuscula[2]
Pimpla rufipes (Black Slip Wasp)[2]
Pimpla turionellae[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
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