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Agrochola lychnidis (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  Agrochola lychnidis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Noctuidae subfamily Noctuinae tribe Xylenini subtribe Xylenina genus Agrochola subgenus Agrochola → species Agrochola lychnidis

Species name(s)

Agrochola (Agrochola) lychnidis (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = Noctua lychnidis Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Noctua pistacina Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Phalaena (Noctua) canaria Esper, 1791 = Phalaena (Noctua) rubetra Esper, 1791 = Phalaena (Noctua) schoenobaena Esper, 1791 = Phalaena (Noctua) serina Esper, 1791 = Phalaena lineola Donovan, 1801 = Noctua ferrea Haworth, 1809 = Noctua sphaerulatina Haworth, 1809 = Noctua venosa Haworth, 1809 = coerulescens Calberla, 1884 = Agrochola haematidea = Agrochola (Agrochola) lychnidis.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Agrochola lychnidis

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Crete, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - the European part Turkey - European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden and Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Andorra, the Balearic Islands, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland ), Cyprus, Corsica, Crete, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, the Netherlands,Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Northern Ireland, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Ranunculus, Trifolium, Salix and others. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Agrochola lychnidis


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

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