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Conistra ligula (Esper, 1791)


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

Species name(s)

Conistra (Conistra) ligula (Esper, 1791) = Phalaena (Noctua) ligula Esper, 1791 = Noctua subnigra Haworth, 1809 = Orrhodia jullieni Culot, 1913 = Conistra (Conistra) ligula.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and the Soviet Union - the European part of France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • RF regions: West Caucasus, Kaliningrad. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Lithuania?Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, the Netherlands, the Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia, Romania, Northern Ireland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Crataegus, Salix, Quercus and other trees and low-growing plants. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Conistra ligula


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