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Agrochola macilenta (Hubner, 1809)

Имаго  Agrochola macilenta


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

Species name(s)

Agrochola (Leptologia) macilenta (Hubner, 1809) = Noctua macilenta Hübner, [1809] = Noctua flavilinea Haworth, 1809 = Agrochola macilentus = Agrochola (Leptologia) macilenta.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky.

Forewing length

14—15 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  Agrochola macilenta

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Переднее крыло в 1,5 см длиной, окрас красновато-буровато-желтоватый. В целом бабочка схожа с A. lota, рисунок на крыльях такой же нечеткий. [85]. Peter Khramov.


  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, 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, East Caucasus, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania , Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway (mainland)Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia, Romania, Northern Ireland, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Ареал вида — Европа, в горах до 1500 м [85]. Peter Khramov.


  • Имаго встречаются в начале сентября — начале ноября. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Местообитания: влажные низменности и заливные луга, берега рек и ручьев. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • С мая по июль. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Fagus, Populus, Crataegus, Quercus, at a later age - low-growing plants. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Ива. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Agrochola macilenta


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Andrej Makara, Zoran Bozovic.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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