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Eligma narcissus (Cramer, 1775)

Самец  Eligma narcissus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Nolidae subfamily Nolinae genus Eligma → species Eligma narcissus

Species name(s)

Eligma narcissus (Cramer, 1775) = Phalaena narcissus Cramer, [1775] = Eligma narcissus indica Rothschild, 1896 = Eligma narcissus javanica Rothschild, 1896 = Eligma narcissus philippinensis Rothschild, 1896 = Eligma narcissus celebensis Tams, 1935.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#40. Primorsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Seaside. [3]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Ailanthus altissima, Ailanthus excelsa, Ailanthus malabarica. [306]. Irina Nikulina.

Additional info about Larva

  • Гусеницы открытоживущие, на листьях кормового растения. [306]. Irina Nikulina.


Photo: Andrey Polstyanoy.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Irina Nikulina.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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26.01.2014 20:43, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic.

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