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Brimstone Moth - Opisthograptis luteolata


Brimstone Moth - Opisthograptis luteolata
Brimstone Moth - Opisthograptis luteolata

Opisthograptis luteolata
Subspecies1
Common namesBrimstone Moth, Brimstone
German namesGelbspanner, Gelber Weißdornspanner, Zitronenspanner, Weissdornspanner, Schwefelspanner
Dutch namesHagendoornvlinder, Hagedoornvlinder
Danish namesCitronmåler
Finnish namesKeltamittari
Norwegian namesSitronmåler
Swedish namesCitronmätare
French namesCitronnelle rouillée
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (South England (Southwest England (Cornwall, Somerset, Devonshire)), East England (Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire (Huntingdonshire), Bedfordshire), English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire), West Midlands (Staffordshire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire), Northeast England (Northumberland), Yorkshire)), Wales (Mid Wales (Montgomeryshire))), Northern Ireland), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway (Vestfold, Aust-Agder, Vest-Agder, Akershus, Buskerud, Nordland, Rogaland, Telemark, Hordaland, Møre and Romsdal, Nord-Trøndelag, Oppland, Sogn and Fjordane, Sør-Trøndelag, Østfold), Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Occitania (Midi-Pyrenees))), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy, Central Italy (Lazio (Rome))), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Andorra), San Marino), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania), East Europe (Ukraine, Belarus)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Lebanon)), Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan (Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan))
Caucasus
Georgia, Azerbaijan
Russia


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


CountriesAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan
Links and ReferencesOpisthograptis luteolata in faunaeur.org
Opisthograptis luteolata in leps.it
Opisthograptis luteolata in dyntaxa.se
Opisthograptis luteolata in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Brimstone Moth - Opisthograptis luteolata
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyGeometroidea
Inchworm Moths
FamilyGeometridae
Geometer Moths, Measuringworms, Geometers, Cankerworms, Looper Moths, Geometrid Moths, Inchworms, Carpets, Emeralds, Waves, Inch-worm moths, Looper-caterpillar moths, Measuring-worm moths, Cankerworm moths, Looper Caterpillars, Inchworm Moths
SubfamilyEnnominae
Ennomines
TribeOurapterygini
GenusOpisthograptis
Speciesluteolata
Opisthograptis luteolata
Brimstone Moth, Brimstone
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
Wingspan33 mm
 
Synonyms
Geometra crataegaria
Opisthograptis crataegaria
Opisthograptis crataegata
Opisthograptis impunctata
Opisthograptis luteolata
Opisthograptis niko
Phalaena luteolata
Rumia crataegaria
Rumia crataegata
Rumia luteolata
Rumia provincialis
 
Subspecies
Opisthograptis luteolata provincialis
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