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Evergestis politalis (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775)

Имаго  Evergestis politalis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Pyraloidea family Crambidae subfamily Evergestinae genus Evergestis → species Evergestis politalis

Species name(s)

Evergestis politalis (Denis & Schiffermuller, 1775) = politalis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775).


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky.

Primary colors

Orange, Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  Evergestis politalis

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, Western Caucasus. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Baleares, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Germany, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Corsica, Moldavia, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia Ukraine, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Biscutella laevigata. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Evergestis politalis


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Sergey Novitckiy, Evgeny Komarov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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