Geometridae Larentiinae Xanthorhoini Xanthorhoe incursata Xanthorhoe oxybiata
Xanthorhoe montanata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Silver-ground Carpet
Mélanthie montagnarde

Genus: Xanthorhoe Hübner, [1825]   Original genus: Geometra Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
X. montanata (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Valloire, 2100m, Savoie, France, July 22, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
X. montanata (© Kees van der Krieke)
Adult, Kralingse bos, citypark near Rotterdam, Netherlands
(Photo by Kees van der Krieke, Kralingen)
X. montanata (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Kielstrup Sø, Mariager Fjord, Denmark, June 2, 2002
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
X. montanata (© Eckhard von Holdt)
Adult, Deister SW of Hanover, Germany, May 26, 2005
(Photo by Eckhard von Holdt)

Foodplants:
Galium, Primula and other low plants

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