Autographa mandarina

Autographa mandarina is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in Fennoscandia, the Baltic region, Poland, the northern part of European Russia, Belarus and Siberia.

Autographa mandarina
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Noctuidae
Genus: Autographa
A. mandarina
Binomial name
Autographa mandarina
(Freyer, 1845)
  • Plusia mandarina Freyer, 1845
  • Plusia interscalaris Herrich-Schäffer, [1850]
  • Plusia interscalaris Eversmann, 1857
  • Plusia typinota Butler, 1878
  • Plusia obscura Oberthür, 1884

The wingspan is 34–38 mm. Adults are on wing from August to September.

The larvae feed on Cirsium, Taraxacum, Lamium, Plantago and Urtica species.

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