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Panemeria tenebrata (Scopoli, 1763)

Имаго  (Panemeria tenebrata)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Noctuidae subfamily Metoponiinae genus Panemeria → species Panemeria tenebrata

Species name(s)

Panemeria tenebrata (Scopoli, 1763) = Patterneria tenebrata (Scopoli, 1763) = Phalaena tenebrata Scopoli, 1763 = Noctua arbuti Fabricius, 1775 = Noctua heliaca Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Phalaena (Noctua) policula Lang, 1789 = Phalaena (Noctua) fasciola Esper, 1791 = Anara jocosa Zeller, 11847 = Heliodes arbutoides Bellier, 1860.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky.

Forewing length

9—10 mm.

Primary colors

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

Имаго  (Panemeria tenebrata)

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Patterneria tenebrata. [3]. Peter Khramov.

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Длина переднего крыла всего в 1 см — для совок это очень мало. Еще один характерный признак — широкая желтоватая полоса в середине задних крыльев. [85]. Peter Khramov.


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, the European Northeast, Northwest European, Central European, European southern taiga, Kaliningrad, Karelia, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, the Netherlands, the Channel Islands, Poland, Russia, Romania,Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Ареал: Европа, на высотах до 1600 м. [85]. Peter Khramov.


  • Лёт с апреля по июнь. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Местообитания: сухие луговины, опушки, заливные луга, одичавшие сады. Летает Panemeria tenebrata в дневное время (еше один отличительный признак от соседей по семейству). [85]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • Гусеница: с июня по июль. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Ясколка. И звездчатка. [85]. Peter Khramov.


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Natalia Demchenko, Andrei Komrakov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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