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Zygaena punctum Ochsenheimer, 1808

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Zygaena punctum Ochsenheimer, 1808
Common names: Burnet moth [En]

Seki, Boğalar, MUĞLA ● Turkey

Biology: The caterpillars feed on Eryngium sp. (Eryngium campestre mostly). The caterpillars overwinter. Adults fly from late May to July.

Habitat: grasslands with trees and bushes, dry forest clearings, agricultural land (olive groves, etc.).

Distribution: From Austria and Italy (incl. Sicily) to Turkey and Russia.

References:
Schmetterlinge und ihre Ökologie




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