Cossidae Cossinae Acossus terebra Dyspessa ulula
Cossus cossus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Goat Moth
Cossus gâte-bois

Genus: Cossus Fabricius, 1793   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
C. cossus (© Teresa Farino)
Adult, Pesaguero, Cantabria, Spain, June 18, 2012
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)
C. cossus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy, September 1989
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. cossus (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Øer (Ebeltoft), Denmark, June 2002
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Larva:
C. cossus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, January 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. cossus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, January 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Betula, Salix, Populus, Ulmus, Tilia, Quercus, Alnus, Malus, Sorbus, Fraxinus, Prunus

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