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Lampronia corticella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Lampronia corticella)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Adeloidea family Prodoxidae genus Lampronia → species Lampronia corticella

Species name(s)

Lampronia corticella (Linnaeus, 1758) = rubiella (Bjerkander, 1781) = variella (Fabricius, 1794) = Lampronia multipunctella Duponchel, 1838 = Lampronia rubiella.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#2. Kolsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #38. Sakhalin.

Forewing length

5—7 mm.

Flight time

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

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • The front wings of 5-7 mm, gray-brown with a purple tinge, decorated with golden-yellow spots of various sizes, of which the two largest adjacent to the trailing edge. The antennae are very short. [86]. Shamil Murtazin.


  • Austria, Belgium, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: East Caucasian, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East, North-Western European, Central European, European southern taiga, Karelia, Kola, of Baikal, Sakhalin, Mid-Volzhsky, Sredneobskaya, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belarus, Belgium, the British Isles, France, Germany, Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Italy (mainland), Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg ?, the Netherlands, Norway (mainland), Poland, Russia, Romania, Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.


  • June July. [86]. Shamil Murtazin.

Additional info about Imago

  • Moths fly during the day. [86]. Shamil Murtazin.

Larva food plants

  • Rúbus. [86]. Shamil Murtazin.


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photo: Vitaly Gumenuk.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Shamil Murtazin.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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29.01.2014 14:02, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Forewing length: No formalized data → 5—7 mm. Flight time: No formalized data → June, July.

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