Geometridae Ennominae Ennomini Ennomos quercinaria Selenia lunularia
Selenia dentaria (Fabricius, 1775)
Early Thorn
Ennomos illunaire

Genus: Selenia Hübner, [1823]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (species):
   bilunaria Esper, 1801

Adult:
S. dentaria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy, September 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. dentaria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, March 20, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. dentaria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, April 5, 2009
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. dentaria (© Les Hill)
Adult, Milton Keynes, England, April 2003
(Photo by Les Hill, Immigration of Lepidoptera)
S. dentaria (© Dmitry Gavryushin)
Adult (female), Naro-Fominsk, Moscow region, Russia, March 26, 2004
(Photo by Dmitry Gavryushin)

Larva:
S. dentaria (© Dmitry Gavryushin)
Larva, Naro-Fominsk, Moscow region, Russia, September 1, 2005
(Photo by Dmitry Gavryushin)

Foodplants:
Betula, Alnus, Salix, Ribes, Rubus, Filipendula, Sorbus, Prunus, Tilia, Acer, Rhamnus, Calluna, Vaccinium, Ledum

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