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Ochlodes ochracea (Bremer, 1861)

Имаго  (Ochlodes ochracea)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Hesperiidae subfamily Hesperiinae tribe Hesperiini genus Ochlodes → species Ochlodes ochracea

Species name(s)

Ochlodes ochracea (Bremer, 1861) = ochracea (Bremer, 1861) = rikuchina Butler, 1878 = Augiades ampittiformis Matsumura, 1919 = Pamphila rikuchina Butler, 1878.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#37. Nizhne-Amursky; #40. Primorsky.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Имаго  (Ochlodes ochracea)

Detailed information with references


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Lower Amur, Seaside. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Outside the Russian Federation: the North-East China, Korea, Japan
    It dwells on the meadows and clearings in mixed and deciduous, mainly indigenous forests. [2]. Irina Nikulina.


  • Flight from late June to early August [2]. Irina Nikulina.

Larva food plants

  • The plants on the genera Carex (sedge), Calamagrostis (Veinik), Brachypodium (Korotkonozhka) [9]. Irina Nikulina.

Additional info about Larva

  • Caterpillar dirty-green, with a dark stripe on the back and yellowish on the sides [2]. Irina Nikulina.


  • Pupa green. Okuklivaneie in cobweb weaving among the plant debris. [2]. Irina Nikulina.


  • Eggs are white, hemispherical, one on the leaves of KR [2]. Irina Nikulina.


Photos: Vladimir Mescheryakov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Irina Nikulina.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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30.01.2014 0:57, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic. Flight time: No formalized data → June, July, August.

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