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Aporophyla canescens (Duponchel, 1826)

Имаго  Aporophyla canescens


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Noctuidae subfamily Noctuinae tribe Xylenini subtribe Antitypina genus Aporophyla subgenus Phylapora → species Aporophyla canescens

Species name(s)

Aporophyla (Phylapora) canescens (Duponchel, 1826) = Noctua canescens Duponchel, 1826 = Noctua pumicosa Geyer, [1832] = Polia asphodeli Rambur, 1832 = Polia plumbea Staudinger, 1895 = ochracea Spuler, 1908 = calida Turati, 1909 = asphodelioides Turati, 1909 = plumbina Osthelder, 1933 = Polymixis canescens = Aporophyla (Phylapora) canescens.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky.

Самец  Aporophyla canescens

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Crete, Malta, Portugal, Sardinia, Sicily, Turkey - The European part of Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Western Caucasus. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece (mainland), Dodecanese Islands, Spain (mainland) ?, Italy (mainland), Corsica, Crete, Macedonia, Malta, Portugal (mainland)?, Sardinia, North Aegean Islands, Sicily, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Croatia, Cycladic Islands, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Asphodelus, Narcissus. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Aporophyla canescens


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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