Noctuidae Acronictinae Acronicta (Triaena) tridens Acronicta (Viminia) cinerea
Acronicta (Viminia) auricoma ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Scarce Dagger
Chevelure dorée

Genus: Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816   Subgenus: Viminia Chapman, 1890   Original genus: Noctua Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, December 16, 2002. (Ex larva)
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Chris Steeman)
Adult, Groot Schietveld, Brecht, Antwerp, Belgium, April 23, 2004
(Photo by Chris Steeman)
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Lille Vildmose, Himmerland, Denmark, June 16, 2003
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Larva:
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, November 13, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, November 13, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Bernard Fransen)
Larva, Aggtelek-camping, Hungary, June 8, 2002
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Pupa:
A. (Viminia) auricoma (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, December 1, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Plantago, Quercus, Rubus, Prunus, Betula and other plants

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