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Lythria purpuraria (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Lythria purpuraria)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Geometroidea family Geometridae subfamily Sterrhinae tribe Lythriini genus Lythria → species Lythria purpuraria

Species name(s)

Lythria purpuraria (Linnaeus, 1758) = purpuraria (Linnaeus, 1758).

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Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #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; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #28. Zabaikalsky.

Wingspan

22—25 mm.

Primary colors

Red, Orange, Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  (Lythria purpuraria)

Detailed information with references

Distribution

  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Spain, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, Transbaikalia, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Krasnoyarsk, Lower Volga, Prealtay, of Baikal,Pribaikalskiy, Mid-Volzhsky, Mid-Ural, Sredneobskaya, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Germany, Greece (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic,Switzerland, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • May - August Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Polygonum aviculare. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Sorrel (Rumex), Highlander (Polygonum) Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Igor Sakhno, Anton Goltsov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

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30.05.2014 8:49, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 22—25 mm.

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