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Yponomeuta padella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Yponomeuta padella)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Yponomeutoidea family Yponomeutidae subfamily Yponomeutinae genus Yponomeuta → species Yponomeuta padella

Species name(s)

Yponomeuta padella (Linnaeus, 1758) = Yponomeuta padellus (Linnaeus, 1758) = Phalaena padella Linnaeus, 1758 = Hyponomeuta variabilis Zeller, 1844 = Hyponomeuta padellus = Hyponomeuta alba Dufrane, 1960 = Hyponomeuta anomalella Dufrane, 1960 = Hyponomeuta grisea Dufrane, 1960.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky.

Primary colors

Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  (Yponomeuta padella)

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Hyponomeuta padellus [11]. Peter Khramov.

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Similar toYponomeuta malinellus, but the front edge of the front wing from above with wide ash-blue stripe. Wingspan 15 mm. [11]. Peter Khramov.


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Crete, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Sardinia, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, Central European, European southern taiga, the Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Mid-Volzhsky, Sredneobskaya, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, the British Isles, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), the Canary Islands, Cyprus, Corsica, Crete, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, the Netherlands,Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland) ?, Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Fruit trees. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Larva

  • Caterpillars are a way of life similar toYponomeuta malinellus, but pupate individually, not in groups. [11]. Peter Khramov.


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Zoran Bozovic.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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