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The Straw Belle (Aspitates gilvaria) is a species of moth in the Geometridae family.

This species has two subspecies in Britain; Aspitates gilvaria gilvaria whic

Red Status

The Straw Belle is in the Red Data Book

h is a Red Data Book species, and restricted to the South East of Britain, and Aspitates gilvaria burrenensis which is found only in Ireland. This species has straw yellow wings with a single crossline running diagonally. There is also a dot on the forewing, and there is often speckling.

Straw Belle TL

When the Straw Belle is active

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