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Zygaena lavandulae (Esper, 1783)

Самец  Zygaena lavandulae


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Zygaenoidea family Zygaenidae subfamily Zygaeninae genus Zygaena subgenus Zygaena → species Zygaena lavandulae

Species name(s)

Zygaena (Zygaena) lavandulae (Esper, 1783) = Sphinx lavandulae Esper, 1783 = Sphinx spicae Hübner, 1796 = Zygaena consobrina German, [1835] = Zygaena (Zygaena) lavandulae = Zygaena lutescens Cockerell 1889 = Zygaena nigra Dziiurzynski 1910 = Zygaena powelli Oberthür 1910 = Zygaena pseudoconsobrina Burgeff 1926 = Zygaena spicae Hübner 1796.


Zoogeographical regions


Detailed information with references


  • Spain, Italy, Portugal, France. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Monaco, Portugal (mainland), France (mainland). [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Dorycnium, Anthyllis. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Zygaena lavandulae


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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