Gnophos sartata Treitschke, 1827
Common names: Italian Annulet [En], Gnophos rapiécée [Fr]
Mesudiye, MUĞLA ● Turkey
Description: The wingspan is 34-42 mm. The wings above are sandblasted grey-brown, with 3 brown wavy lines, 2 on the forewings and 1 on the hindwings. There is 4 small little visible dots. The fringe is scalloped on the forewings and deeply sinuate on the hindwings.
Biology: The larvae are polyphagous.
Distribution: From Corsica, Italy, Balkans, Greece to Cyprus, Turkey and Middle East.
Godart J.-B., 1830. Histoire naturelle des lépidoptères ou papillons de France, Nocturnes, Tome 5, Paris.
Lepidoptera and their ecology