Family: Geometridae Sub-family: Larentiinae
1795x * November Moth agg. * Epirrita dilutata agg.November Moth, Pale November Moth and Autumnal Moth are very similar, variable and require dissection for accurate identification.
Flight time: September-November
Habitat: Woods, gardens, hedges
Larval food plant: Deciduous trees and shrubs
Similar: Winter Moth. Usually smaller with more rounded wingtips.
Photographs: Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. October 2010