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Pterodecta felderi (Bremer, 1864)

Имаго  (Pterodecta felderi)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Calliduloidea family Callidulidae subfamily Callidulinae genus Pterodecta → species Pterodecta felderi

Species name(s)

Pterodecta felderi (Bremer, 1864) = Callidula felderi Bremer, 1864 = Pterodecta gloriosa Butler, 1877 = Pterodecta anchora Pagenstecher, 1877 = Pterodecta gloriosa Butler 1877.


Russia regions

#36. Sredne-Amursky*; #40. Primorsky.

* An asterisk denotes a region for which the species is listed as an migrant or information that requires additional checking.

Имаго  (Pterodecta felderi)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • The front wings are dark brown on top, in the outer part of a broad, arcuate orange sash, the inner edge of which forms a sharp wedge-shaped protrusion in the middle; motley bottom wings, yellowish-brown. [114]. Yuri Semejkin.


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Seaside, Mid-Amur (?). [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • The Russian-South Primorsky Krai, the Kuriles (Kunashir Island).
    Outside Rossii.-Japan, Korea Peninsula, China (including the island of Taiwan). [114]. Yuri Semejkin.


  • End of April to the end of September (two generations). [114]. Yuri Semejkin.

Larva food plants

  • Caterpillars on ferns, strausopёre and Osmund. [114]. Yuri Semejkin.


Photos: Yuri Semejkin, Andrey Polstyanoy.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Yuri Semejkin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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