Seq # 901740020

Tiliacea citrago (Linnaeus, 1758) Species

Last modified: Sept. 25, 2020, 11 a.m.


A rare species in Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Noctuidae > Subfamily: Xyleninae > Tribus: Xylenini > Genus: Tiliacea > Species: Tiliacea citrago
Vernacular names
Lindegouduil (NL), Orange Sallow (EN), La Xanthie citronnée (FR), Linden-Gelbeule (DE)
First mention in Belgium
De Sélys-Longchamps E. 1844. Énumération des insectes Lépidoptères de la Belgique. — Mémoires de la Société royale des Sciences de Liége 2: 1–35. On page 13.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Bionomics

The larva lives on the flower, buds and the leaves of the host plant. Hibernates as an egg, laid on a twig. The adults come to light and sugar.

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Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year; from mid August till mid October, but most observations during September.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Tilia

The larva lives on Tilia.

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