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Arctia flavia (Fuessly, 1779)

Имаго  (Arctia flavia)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Erebidae subfamily Arctiinae tribe Arctiini subtribe Arctiina genus Arctia → species Arctia flavia

Species name(s)

Arctia flavia (Fuessly, 1779) = Phalaena flavia Fuessly, 1779 = Bombyx flavia Fuessly, 1779 = Bombyx virgo Hübner, 1804 = Arctia flavia uralensis Heyne, 1899 = Arctia flavia sibirica Heyne, 1899 = Arctia flavia lederi O. Bang-Haas, 1927 = Arctia flavia baicalensis O. Bang-Haas, 1927 = Arctia jeholensis O. Bang-Haas, 1927 = Phragmatobia flavia.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  (Arctia flavia)

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Bulgaria, Italy, the Soviet Union - the European part of, Switzerland. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Italy (mainland), Russia, Ukraine, France (mainland), Switzerland. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Taraxacum, Leontodon, Cotoneaster, Urtica, Aconitum. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Arctia flavia


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Grigoriy Grigoriev, Tatyana Gordeeva.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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