Cyclophora suppunctaria, Crete - photo © Andreas Manz

Cyclophora suppunctaria, Crete - photo © Andreas Manz

Cyclophora suppunctaria (Zeller, 1847)


Cyclophora suppunctaria is a moth of the family Geometridae on the island of Crete, Greece.

Scientific name

Cyclophora suppunctaria (Zeller, 1847)

Cabera suppunctaria (Zeller, 1847)

Ephyra subpunctaria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1852)

Cyclophora amabilis (Schawerda, 1922)

Cyclophora grisea (Schawerda, 1938)

Common name

Ephyre blond-roux


Superfamily: Geometroidea > Family: Geometridae > Subfamily: Sterrhinae > Tribus: Cosymbiini > Genus: Cyclophora


23-30 mm


The moth can be found in forests and shrubland with Quercus.

Food plant

The larva is monophagous on Fagaceae (Quercus pubescens, Quercus robur) and feeds on the leaves.

Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Lepiforum e. V.

Lepidoptera Mundi

Plant Parasites of Europe

Moths and Butterflies of Europe and North Africa