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Zygaena loti (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  (Zygaena loti)


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

Species name(s)

Zygaena (Zygaena) loti (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = Sphinx loti Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Zygaena fulvia Fabricius, [1777] = Sphinx amsteinii Scheven, 1782 = Sphinx bellis Borkhausen, 1789 = Sphinx serpylli Borkhausen, 1789 = Sphinx triptolemus Hübner, [1806] = Sphinx bellidis Hübner, [1806] = Lycastes anthyllidis Hübner, [1819] = Zygaena janthina Boisduval, [1828] = Zygaena bitorquata Ménétriés, 1832 = Zygaena laphria Freyer, [1851] = Zygaena wagneri Millière, 1885 = Zygaena (Zygaena) loti.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky.

Primary colors

Red, Yellow, Blue, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  (Zygaena loti)

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Gorno-Altaisk, the European Central Black Earth, Central European, Western Caucasus, Prealtay, Mid-Volzhsky, Sredneobskaya, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova Monaco, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine,France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Coronilla, Hippocrepis, Lotus, Onobrychis. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Zygaena loti


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Evgeny Komarov, Sergey Demyanenko.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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