Family: Geometridae Sub-family: Larentiinae
Wingspan: 25-29mm. Green when fresh, fading yellowish-green.
Flight time: Two generations, April-September
Habitat: Deciduous woodland, gardens, parks, hedgerows
Larvae feed on the flowers, leaves and buds of Holly, Ivy, Hawthorn, Dogwood, Guelder-rose and Wild Privet
Yellow-barred Brindle, Acasis viretata
Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. August 2010 and April 2011