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Cepphis advenaria (Hubner, 1790)

Имаго  (Cepphis advenaria)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Geometroidea family Geometridae subfamily Ennominae tribe Lithinini genus Cepphis → species Cepphis advenaria

Species name(s)

Cepphis advenaria (Hubner, 1790).

Little Thorn

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:5251

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #28. Zabaikalsky; #37. Nizhne-Amursky; #38. Sakhalin; #39. Yuzhno-Kurilsky; #40. Primorsky.

Forewing length

12—13 mm.

Primary colors

Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

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

Самка  (Cepphis advenaria)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Length of front wing 1,3 cm. The front wings are yellowish or grayish, with a dark median field. All four wings in the center of a black spot, while rear wings only slightly lighter front. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Distribution

  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden , Estonia. [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, Trans-Baikal, Karelia, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhny-Amur, Prealtay, Primorye, Sakhalin, Mid-Ural, Sredneobskaya, South West Siberian Yuzhno-Kuril, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, the British Isles, France, Germany, Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), Channel Islands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine,Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Disjunctive distribution in Europe. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • Imago active from May to July. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Places volley - forests and swamps with bilberry, copses. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • Track Cepphis advenaria live in July, August and September. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Vaccinium myrtillus. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Blueberries, strawberries, cow wheat. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Andrey Ponomarev, Marija Jaunkunga.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

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