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Japonica adusta (Riley, 1930)

Имаго  (Japonica adusta)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Lycaenidae subfamily Theclinae tribe Theclini genus Japonica → species Japonica adusta

Species name(s)

Japonica adusta (Riley, 1930) = Japonica lutea adusta (Riley, 1939) = Thecla lutea adusta Riley, 1939.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#40. Primorsky.

Имаго  (Japonica adusta)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Hind wings bottom with white stripes and a red submarginal sling.
    Wings top is very bright, with a reddish tinge, silver stripes from the bottom of the wings dull. [130]. Yuri Semejkin.


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

Larva food plants

  • Quercus dentata [130]. Yuri Semejkin.


Photos: Vladimir Mescheryakov, Yuri Semejkin.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Yuri Semejkin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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29.01.2014 15:48, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic.

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