E-mail: Password: Create an Account Recover password

Authors Contacts Get involved Русская версия


Achlya flavicornis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Achlya flavicornis)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Drepanoidea family Drepanidae subfamily Thyatirinae genus Achlya → species Achlya flavicornis

Species name(s)

Achlya flavicornis (Linnaeus, 1758) = Phalaena flavicornis Linnaeus, 1758 = cinerea (Hufnagel, 1767) = sulphureomaculata (Retzius, 1783) = luteicornis (Haworth, 1810) = anglica Houlbert, 1921 = Phalaena cinerea Hufnagel, 1767 = Noctua luteicornis Haworth, 1810 = Polyploca angustefasciata Heydemann, 1938 = Achlya atrescens Cockayne 1951 = Polyplaca clausa Lempke, 1938 = Polyploca confluens Heinrich, 1917 = Polyploca confluens Klemensiewicz, 1912 = Polyploca confluens Maslowscy = Polyploca covergens Feichenberger, 1962 = Polyploca haverkampfi Lambillion, 1904 = Polyploca interrupta Houlbert, 1921 = Polyploca medionigra Höfer = Polyploca melanalba Houyez, 1946 = Achlya nigromaculata Lempke 1960 = Achlya nigro-plumbosa Smith 1947 = Polyploca nudata Feichenberger, 1962 = Cymatophora obscura Spuler, 1908 = Polyploca obsoleta Maslowscy = Polyploca pseudoalbingensis Franzius, 1938 = Asphalia rosea Tutt, 1891 = Achlya signatipennis Smith 1947 = Achlya simplex Lempke 1964 = Phalaena sulphureomaculata Retzius, 1783 = Cymatophora unifasciata Spuler, 1908 = Achlya unilinea Smith 1947 = Polyploca unimaculata Maslowscy, 1930. [9, 10, 187]

Yellow Horned.



This species marks on the maps: 4.

Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #2. Kolsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #28. Zabaikalsky; #31. Yuzhno-Yakutsky; #36. Sredne-Amursky; #37. Nizhne-Amursky; #38. Sakhalin; #40. Primorsky.

Имаго  (Achlya flavicornis)

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Belgium, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, the Soviet Union - the European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden. [1].
  • Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, the British Isles, France, Germany, Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway (mainland) , Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia, Romania, Northern Ireland, Slovakia,Slovenia, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10].
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, the European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, Transbaikalia, Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Karelia, Kola, Krasnoyarsk, Nizhny-Amur, Lower Volga, Prealtay, of Baikal,Pribaikalskiy, Primorye, Sakhalin, Amur Medium, Medium-Volzhsky, Mid-Ural, South West Siberian, South Ural, South Yakutia. [3].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Betula. [28].

Subspecies of Achlya flavicornis


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Vitaly Gumenuk, Nikolai Vladimirov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



Note: you should have a Insecta.pro account to upload new topics and comments. Please, create an account or log in to add comments

Insecta.pro: international entomological community. Terms of use and publishing policy.

Project editor in chief and administrator: Peter Khramov.

Curators: Konstantin Efetov, Vasiliy Feoktistov, Svyatoslav Knyazev, Evgeny Komarov, Stan Korb, Alexander Zhakov.

Moderators: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Evgeny Komarov, Dmitriy Pozhogin, Alexandr Zhakov.

Thanks to all authors, who publish materials on the website.

© Insects catalog Insecta.pro, 2007—2024.

Species catalog enables to sort by characteristics such as expansion, flight time, etc..

Photos of representatives Insecta.

Detailed insects classification with references list.

Few themed publications and a living blog.