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Anarta myrtilli (Linnaeus, 1761)

Имаго  (Anarta myrtilli)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Noctuidae subfamily Noctuinae tribe Hadenini subtribe Discestrina genus Anarta subgenus Anarta → species Anarta myrtilli

Species name(s)

Anarta (Anarta) myrtilli (Linnaeus, 1761) = Phalaena myrtilli Linnaeus, 1761 = Phalaena Noctua myrtilli Linnaeus, 1761 = Phalaena ericae Hufnagel, 1766 = Anarta rufescens Tutt, 1892 = Anarta myrtilli citrina Warren, 1911 = albirena Hübner, [1803].


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #2. Kolsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky.

Primary colors

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

Имаго  (Anarta myrtilli)

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and the Soviet Union - the European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Kola, Mid-Volzhsky. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia,Romania, Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Calluna, Vaccinium. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Anarta myrtilli


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Vlad Proklov, Andrey Ponomarev.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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