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Platytes cerussella ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775)

Имаго  Platytes cerussella


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Crambidae subfamily Crambinae tribe Crambini genus Platytes → species Platytes cerussella

Species name(s)

Platytes cerussella ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775) = Tinea cerussella Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Tinea quadrella Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775 = Tinea barbella Hübner, 1796 = Tinea auriferella Hübner, 1796 = Crambus pygmaeus Stephens, 1834 = Platytes cerusella Schiffermüller, 1775.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #25. Tuvinsky.

Primary colors

Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  Platytes cerussella

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - the European part, 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, Mid-Volzhsky, Tuva, Southern Urals. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia , Netherlands, Norway (mainland), Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia, Romania,Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10]. Peter Khramov.


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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25.10.2015 12:53, Alexandr Zhakov The taxons were merged.

Platytes cerussella and Platytes cerusella were merged.

25.10.2015 12:52, Alexandr Zhakov Corrected data.

Platytes cerussella (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) → ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775).

25.10.2015 12:50, Alexandr Zhakov Corrected data.

Platytes cerusella Schiffermüller 1775 → Schiffermüller, 1775.

24.10.2015 22:32, Irina Nikulina

Note to the form Platytes cerusella (removed from the base of 25.10.2015 12:53): The double type

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