Species: Common Heath (Ematurga atomaria)

Common Heath (Ematurga atomaria)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Norwegian name: Lyngmåler

Host plants: Arctium, Artemisia, Birch (Betula), Calluna, Centaurea, Chrysanthemum, Cytisus scoparius, Erica, Heather (Calluna vulgaris), Lotus, Prunus, Solidago, Sorbus, St. John's Wort (Hypericum), Trifolium, True Sedges (Carex), Vaccinium, Vicia, Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Articulate animals (Arthropoda)
Class  Insects (Insecta)
Order   Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Group    Macro-moths ("Macro-heterocera")
Family     Geometrid moths (Geometridae)
Subfamily      Ennominae
Genus       Ematurga
Species        Common Heath (Ematurga atomaria)