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The Tawny-barred Angle (Macaria liturata) is a species of moth in the Geometridae family.

This species is widespread in Britain, inhabiting conifer woodlands and gardens. This species is active for most of the

TawnyBarredAngleLarva ~ Ian Kimber

Tawny-barred Angle Larva ~ Ian Kimber

year, but peaks in July. This species has dark grey wings, which have several dark crosslines, which are sometimes tinged reddish. There is a form which is much darker with a reddish band running across the wings

Tawny-barred Angle TL

When the Tawny-barred Angle is active