Noctuidae Acronictinae Aedia leucomelas Acronicta (Acronicta) leporina
Acronicta (Acronicta) aceris (Linnaeus, 1758)
The Sycamore
Noctuelle de l'érable

Genus: Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816   Subgenus: Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte San Marino, Alatri (Frosinone), Italy, June 5, 2012 [41.71044, 13.34226]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, SIC Monte Calvo e Calvilli (Frosinone), Italy, June 7, 2016
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 1998
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 1998
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Les Hill)
Adult, Milton Keynes, England, June 2002
(Photo by Les Hill, Immigration of Lepidoptera)

Larva:
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 15, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 14, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 1998
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 1998
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Julia Vassileva)
Larva, Sofia, Bulgaria, July 30, 1997
(Photo by Julia Vassileva, PhotoTresor)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 1998
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Egg:
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 5, 2008. Laid the day before
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Acronicta) aceris (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 4, 2008. Newly laid
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Acer, Tilia, Quercus, Betula, Salix and other trees

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