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The Sycamore Acronicta aceris

The Sycamore Acronicta aceris imago

Taxonomy

order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Noctuidae subfamily Acronictinae tribe Acronictini genus Acronicta subgenus Acronicta → species Acronicta aceris

Species name(s)

Acronicta (Acronicta) aceris (Linnaeus, 1758) = Phalaena aceris Linnaeus, 1758 = Noctua infuscata Haworth, 1809 = Acronycta paradoxa Boisduval, 1829.

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Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Forewing length

18—20 mm.

Primary colors

Yellow, Brown, White, Gray. Other species of the similar colors

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Caterpillar lifespan

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Over-wintering stage

Pupa.

The Sycamore Acronicta aceris imago

Authors

References and authors info is presently being synchronized to the new website and will be available in a few days. Weeks, maybe.

Photos: Sergey Demyanenko, Vitaly Gumenuk.

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30.01.2014 22:10, Sergei Kotov: Corrected data.

Over-wintering stage: No formalized data → Pupa.

Few more butterflies/moths of the similar colors

Cynaeda dentalis Pleuroptya ruralis Cochylimorpha straminea Agriphila straminella Epinotia nisella Ancylolomia tentaculella Cepphis advenaria — Little Thorn Acontia lucida Evergestis extimalis Ematurga atomaria — Common Heath Scopula immutataLesser Cream Wave Evergestis pallidata Parapoynx stratiotata Hydrelia flammeolariaSmall Yellow Wave Elophila nymphaeata Scopula floslactata Leucania obsoleta Idaea politariaDusky-bordered Wave Sitochroa verticalis Autographa bractea — Erannis defoliaria — Mottled Umber Xestia c-nigrum Clepsis spectrana Achyra nudalis Udea lutealis

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