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Zygaena centaureae (Fischer de Waldheim, 1832)

Самец  Zygaena centaureae


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Zygaenoidea family Zygaenidae subfamily Zygaeninae genus Zygaena subgenus Mesembrynus → species Zygaena centaureae

Species name(s)

Zygaena (Mesembrynus) centaureae (Fischer de Waldheim, 1832) = Zygaena (Mesembrynus) centaureae = Zygaena evandrus Heydenreich 1851 = Zygaena inversa Burgeff 1926 = Zygaena mannerheimi Chardiny 1836. [9, 10, 187]



This species marks on the maps: 4.

Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #19. Sredneobsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky.

Самка  Zygaena centaureae

Detailed information with references


  • Russia Ukraine. [10].
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, Central European, Middle-Volzhsky, Sredneobskaya, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3].

Subspecies of Zygaena centaureae


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