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Anarta dianthi (Tauscher, 1809)

Имаго  Anarta dianthi


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

Species name(s)

Anarta (Calocestra) dianthi (Tauscher, 1809) = Discestra dianthi Tauscher, 1809 = Hadula actinobola (Eversmann, 1837) = Hadena actinobola Eversmann, 1837 = Hadula nupponenorum Hacker & Fibiger, 2002 = Anarta actinibola = Hadula (Calocestra) nupponenorum = Anarta (Hadula) actinibola.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Имаго  Anarta dianthi

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Discestra dianthi. [0]. Evgeny Komarov.


  • Austria, Bulgaria, Hungary, Spain, Italy, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part of Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Gorno-Altaisk, the European Central, Western Caucasus, Lower Volga, Prealtay, Mid-Volzhsky, Tuva, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Hungary, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Cyprus, Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Croatia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Zapadnopalearktichesky desert and steppe species. Kazakhstan. [107]. Evgeny Komarov.


  • April-September. Forms three generation. [107]. Evgeny Komarov.

Larva food plants

  • Plants Sem. Asteraceae. [107]. Evgeny Komarov.

Subspecies Anarta dianthi


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Evgeny Komarov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Evgeny Komarov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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30.01.2014 0:19, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Flight time: No formalized data → April, May, June, July, August, September.

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