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Cataclysta lemnata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Cataclysta lemnata)

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Crambidae subfamily Acentropinae genus Cataclysta → species Cataclysta lemnata

Species name(s)

Cataclysta lemnata (Linnaeus, 1758).

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:9022

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky.

Wingspan

16—24 mm.

Primary colors

Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Имаго  (Cataclysta lemnata)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • The wings are white with brownish pattern, the front wings of the male middle with yellowish spots, and females - with a yellowish coating. The wingspan of 17 to 21 mm. [11]. Peter Khramov.
  • Wingspan: 16-24 mm. Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Distribution

  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - the European part of Finland France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, the European North-West, Central European, European southern taiga, the Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Lower Volga, Mid-Volzhsky, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Baleares, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland) Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Netherlands, Norway (mainland)Channel Islands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Lifespan

  • June August Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Lemna, Typha, Sparganium. [28]. Peter Khramov.
  • Duckweed. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Additional info about Larva

  • The caterpillar lives in Case consists dating from the web and particles of plants. Before pupation the larva moves to the cane, Susak and other plants. [11]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Cataclysta lemnata

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Irina Nikulina, Vitaly Gumenuk.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

Comments

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26.06.2015 23:19, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 16—24 mm. Flight time: No formalized data → June, July, August.

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