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Clostera pigra (Hufnagel, 1766)

Имаго  (Clostera pigra)

Taxonomy

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

Species name(s)

Clostera pigra (Hufnagel, 1766) = pigra (Hufnagel, 1766) = reclusa (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) = alticaudafurcata Retzius, 1783 = suffusa Stephens, 1839 = superior Rangnow, 1935.

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:8358

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #2. Kolsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #28. Zabaikalsky; #31. Yuzhno-Yakutsky; #36. Sredne-Amursky; #37. Nizhne-Amursky; #38. Sakhalin; #40. Primorsky.

Forewing length

12—13 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 pigra)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Length of front wing - 1.3 cm. The color - dark purple. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Distribution

  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and 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, Gorno-Altaisk, the European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central, Transbaikalia, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Kola, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhny-Amur, Prealtay, of Baikal , Pribaikalskiy, Seaside,Sakhalin, Amur Medium, Medium-Volzhsky, Sredneobskaya, Tuva, South West Siberian, South Ural, South Yakutia. [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, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • The area - Europe, but not in the north, and is found in the mountains, but not higher than 2500 m. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

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

Additional info about Imago

  • Fly through a filling meadows and heath. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva lifespan

  • Caterpillar - from September to October and from June to July. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Populus, Salix. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Willow, aspen, poplar. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Pupa

  • Dolly - in a cocoon between leaves. [5]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Clostera pigra

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Svyatoslav Knyazev, Nikolai Vladimirov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

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