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Angerona prunaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

Самец  (Angerona prunaria)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Geometroidea family Geometridae subfamily Ennominae tribe Angeronini genus Angerona → species Angerona prunaria

Species name(s)

Angerona prunaria (Linnaeus, 1758).

Orange Moth

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:5005

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #28. Zabaikalsky; #29. Zapadno-Yakutsky; #31. Yuzhno-Yakutsky; #36. Sredne-Amursky; #37. Nizhne-Amursky; #38. Sakhalin; #39. Yuzhno-Kurilsky; #40. Primorsky.

Forewing length

16—23 mm.

Wingspan

35—50 mm.

Primary colors

Orange, Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black.

Flight time

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

Larva lifespan

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

Over-wintering stage

Larva.

Самец  (Angerona prunaria)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Length of front wing may be 1.6, and maybe all of 2.3 cm. Samchyky red-orange, samochki light yellow, larger than Samchyky. And those in other dark spots on the fringe. [5]. Peter Khramov.
  • Wingspan: 35-50 mm. Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Distribution

  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, Transbaikalia, Western Caucasus, Western Yakutia, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhne-Amur, Prealtay, of Baikal,Pribaikalskiy, Primorye, Sakhalin, Amur Medium, Medium-Volzhsky, Mid-Ural, Sredneobskaya, Tuva, South West Siberian Yuzhno-Kuril, South Ural, South Yakutia. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, the British Isles, Hungary, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands, Poland, Russia, Romania,Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • The area - a fair Europe, in the south only in the mountains. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • From late May to early August fly imago Angerona prunaria [5]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Habitats - parks and gardens, sparse forests. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • From August to May live tracks. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Betula, Alnus, Salix, Ribes, Rosa, Rubus, Prunus, Crataegus, Calluna, Vaccinium, Ledum, Plantago, Sambucus, Lonicera, Taraxacum. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Blueberries, raspberries and sarotamnus. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Angerona prunaria

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Vitaly Gumenuk, Natalia Demchenko.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

Comments

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30.06.2015 13:01, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 35—50 mm.

03.02.2014 11:24, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Over-wintering stage: No formalized data → Larva.

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