Noctuidae Noctuinae Glottulini Lasionycta proxima Anarta (Anarta) myrtilli
Brithys crini (Fabricius, 1775)
Amaryllis Borer, Crinum Borer
Noctuelle du pancrais

Genus: Brithys Hübner, [1821]   Original genus: Bombyx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (species):
   encausta Hübner, [1808]
   pancratii Cyrillo, 1787

Adult:
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 25, 2016 [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 28, 2016 [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Ostia (Roma), Italy, July 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Diego Reggianti)
Adult (female laying eggs)
(Photo by Diego Reggianti)
B. crini (© Daniel Morel)
Adult (female), Fos-sur-Mer (13), France, May 21, 2009
(Photo by Daniel Morel)

Larva:
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy [1], October 5, 2016 [41.68402, 12.37673]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy [1], October 5, 2016 [41.68402, 12.37673]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy [1], October 5, 2016 [41.68402, 12.37673]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy [1], October 5, 2016 [41.68402, 12.37673]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Ostia (Roma), Italy, June 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (penultimate instar), Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 1, 2016 [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (penultimate instar), Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Daniel Morel)
Larva (antepenultimate instar), Carnon (34), France, July 22, 2005
(Photo by Daniel Morel)

Pupa:
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 20, 2016 [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Egg:
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Ostia (Roma), Italy, June 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Habitat:
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Habitat, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 1, 2016. Pancratium maritimum [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Habitat, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy, October 5, 2016. Larvae on Pancratium maritimum [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. crini (© Paolo Mazzei)
Habitat, Ostia, first gate (Roma), Italy. Larvae on Pancratium maritimum [41.68368, 12.37674]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Pancratium maritimum, Crinum, Clivia, Hippeastrum, Haemanthus, Zephyranthes candida, Crocus tommasinianus, Narcissus, Amaryllis belladonna

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