Geometridae : Larentiinae
  Prev | Next  
Waved Carpet
Hydrelia sylvata

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 1877 / 70.113
Photo © Ian Marshall, 23 Jun 2019,  Glasfryn, VC44

Upload a Photo
Similar Yorkshire Species: None
Express Record Waved Carpet

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of Yorkshire Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership
   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2023
Click Map for Details

Yorkshire Status: Very rare and very local. No recent record.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Not recorded since 1909 when it was taken in Edlington Wood (VC63), previously the main County locality (YNU, 1970).

Current status (CHF, 2011): Last recorded 1909. No recent records from the north of the country and unlikely to recolonise.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 8 (4%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1883.
Last Recorded in 1909.
Additional Stats

< Dingy Shell  |  Small Yellow Wave >
Forewing: 11-13mm.
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Alder, birches, sallows and Sweet Chestnut
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1909+63SK59 - Maltby
1904+63SK58 - Worksop (N) / Dinnington
1883+65NZ10 - Richmond
1883+65NZ10 - Richmond
1883+63SK59 - Maltby
  Immature   Adult
Show Details | 1990 to 2022 | 2000 to 2022 | Graph Key
© 2023 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2023 Lepidoptera.UK
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy