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Clostera curtula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Clostera curtula)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Notodontidae subfamily Pygaerinae genus Clostera → species Clostera curtula

Species name(s)

Clostera curtula (Linnaeus, 1758) = Phalaena curtula Linnaeus, 1758 = alticaudaalba Retzius, 1783.

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:8357

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #36. Sredne-Amursky.

Forewing length

16—18 mm.

Wingspan

30—34 mm.

Primary colors

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

Самец  (Clostera curtula)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Fore wing length of 1.6 to 1.8 cm. At the top of the wings - a dark, sometimes with a red spot inside the limited thin white line (unlikeClostera anachoreta, whose slick extends beyond the white line) . General color of the wings - nut. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Distribution

  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Krasnoyarsk, Lower Volga, Prealtay, Pribaikalskiy, Average -Amursky, Mid-Volzhsky,Average Urals, Sredneobskaya, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Corsica, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), the Channel Islands,Poland, Russia, Romania, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • The area - the whole of Europe to the Arctic Circle in the north. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • From April to June and from July to August. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Imago

  • Tailed kistochnitsu easy to find in the marshes, riparian forests and along the banks of reservoirs. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • C August to September plus from June to July. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Populus, Salix. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Poplar, aspen and willow. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Clostera curtula

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Andrey Ponomarev, Vitaly Gumenuk.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

Comments

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30.05.2014 20:47, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 30—34 mm.

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