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The Chalk Carpet (Scotoperyx bipunctaria cretata) is a species of moth in the Geometridae family.

Description[]

A light grey moth, this species has darler barring, and in the centre crossbar, there are two black dots

Chalk Carpet

Chalk Carpet - http://www.flickr.com/photos/qwertyqwertyqwerty/

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Range[]

Classed as Nationally Scarce B in Britain, this species is found in disused quarries and chalk/limestone grasslands in southern Britain, and while mostly coastal, is also found inland.

Larvae[]

The larvae feed on trefoils, vetches and clovers.

Gallery[]

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