Notodontidae Notodontinae Dicranurini Cerura (Cerura) iberica Dicranura ulmi
Cerura (Cerura) vinula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Puss Moth
Grande Queue-fourchue

Genus: Cerura Schrank, 1802   Subgenus: Cerura Schrank, 1802   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Dicranura Reichenbach, 1817
  Synonims (species):
   diuramajor Retzius, 1783

Adult:
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 10, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Roma, Italy, May 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 8, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (final instar, just after moult), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 19, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Campo Imperatore, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, July 19, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, July 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (final instar, just after moult), Bobbio (Piacenza), Italy, June 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Campo Imperatore, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, June 17, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 6, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Roma, Italy, June 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 15, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (third instar), Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, July 1997
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Markus Knust)
Cocoon, Sigmaringen, South Germany
(Photo by Markus Knust)

Egg:
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 11, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 11, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. (Cerura) vinula (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Bobbio (Piacenza), Italy, May 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Populus, Salix

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