Eupithecia thalictrata

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Eupithecia thalictrata
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: E. thalictrata
Binomial name
Eupithecia thalictrata
(Püngeler, 1902)[1]
  • Tephroclystia thalictrata Püngeler, 1902

Eupithecia thalictrata is a moth in the family Geometridae. It is found from Europe (France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Poland, Lithuania and Estonia)[2] to the eastern Palearctic ecozone.


The wingspan is 18–20 mm. Adults are on wing from April to June.[3]

The larvae feed on Thalictrum species[4] (including Thalictrum foetidum and Thalictrum minus).[5] Larvae can be found from June to July.


  • Eupithecia thalictrata thalictrata
  • Eupithecia thalictrata ijimai Inoue, 1963 (Russian Far East, Japan)