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Charissa obscurata (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  (Charissa obscurata)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Geometroidea family Geometridae subfamily Ennominae tribe Gnophini genus Charissa subgenus Charissa → species Charissa obscurata

Species name(s)

Charissa (Charissa) obscurata (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = Geometra obscurata Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Geometra obscuraria Hübner, [1799] = Gnophos obscuratus.

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:5186

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky.

Wingspan

25—33 mm.

Flight time

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

Имаго  (Charissa obscurata)

Detailed information with references

Distribution

  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, 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, East Caucasus, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, Central European, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Mid-Volzhsky, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Andorra, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania Macedonia, Malta?, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part) ?, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia , Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • July August Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Calluna, Lotus, Helianthemum, Potentilla, Sanguisorba minor, Geranium lucidum, probably, and other low-growing plants. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Raspberry (Rubus), Stonecrop (Sedum), Smolka (Silene viscaria), plantain (Plantago), Bellflower (Campanula), wormwood (Artemisia), Lyadvenets (Lotus), sorrel (Rumex), Bloodroot (Potentilla), Sunflower (Helianthemum) Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Charissa obscurata

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Andrey Ponomarev, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

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04.09.2014 21:59, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 25—33 mm. Flight time: No formalized data → July, August.

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