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Cyclophora punctaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  (Cyclophora punctaria)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Geometroidea family Geometridae subfamily Sterrhinae tribe Cosymbiini genus Cyclophora subgenus Codonia → species Cyclophora punctaria

Species name(s)

Cyclophora (Codonia) punctaria (Linnaeus, 1758) = Phalaena (Geometra) punctaria Linnaeus, 1758 = Phalaena (Geometra) amata Linnaeus, 1758 = Phalaena (Geometra) teutonaria Linnaeus, 1758 = Phalaena (Geometra) fultaria Villers, 1789 = Phalaena communifasciata Donovan, 1808 = Phalaena unifasciata Donovan, 1808 = Geometra subangularia Haworth, 1809 = Geometra (Ennomos) acutaria Roquette, 1857 = Cosymbia delaeveri Berger, 1949 = arcufera Reuter, 1890 = infuscata Reuter, 1890 = cingulata Fuchs, 1900 = demptaria Fuchs, 1900 = foliata Fuchs, 1900 = pulcherrima Fuchs, 1900 = radiomarginata Joannis, 1908 = ochreifusa Prout, 1913 = veneata Prout, 1913 = erythrescens Presseckner, 1923 = nigrotransversata Hörhammer, 1933 = signata Cockayne, 1950 = pseudopunctaria Svensson, 1993 = Phalaena (Geometra) amataria. [9, 10]



This species marks on the maps: 3.

Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#1. Kaliningradsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny*; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky.

* An asterisk denotes a region for which the species is listed as an migrant or information that requires additional checking.

Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  (Cyclophora punctaria)

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - The European part of Turkey - European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia,Yugoslavia. [1].
  • Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the British Isles, France, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Ireland, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Corsica, Latvia Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway (mainland)Channel Islands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Northern Ireland, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, Yugoslavia. [10].
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, the European North-West (?), The European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, the Western Caucasus, Kaliningrad, Mid-Volzhsky, Middle Urals, South Ural. [3].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Quercus, perhaps occasionally Betula. [28].

Subspecies of Cyclophora punctaria


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Text data: Peter Khramov.

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