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Geometridae

A large family of moths, which some species are brightly coloured.

Peppered Moth

Peppered Moth ~ A Geometrid


Mainly slender bodied (with exception of the subfamily Enniminae) and usually have broad forewings and a slow flight. Most species fly at night, and are attracted to light and visit flowers, but rarely at sugar. Many are active at day too, or easily disturbed by day.

Often found at rest.

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