Noctuidae Noctuinae Xylenini Xylenina Lithophane (Lithophane) merckii Lithophane (Lithophane) semibrunnea
Lithophane (Lithophane) ornitopus (Hufnagel, 1766)
Grey Shoulder-knot
Xyline du chêne

Genus: Lithophane Hübner, [1821]   Subgenus: Lithophane Hübner, [1821]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
L. (Lithophane) ornitopus (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Autun, 310m, Saône-et-Loire, France, March 26, 2015
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
L. (Lithophane) ornitopus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, SIC Monte Calvo and Calvilli (Frosinone), Italy, March 31, 2015
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. (Lithophane) ornitopus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, January 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. (Lithophane) ornitopus (© Enrico Ferrari)
Adult, Borzano (Reggio Emilia), Italy, April 20, 2004
(Photo by Enrico Ferrari)
L. (Lithophane) ornitopus (© Jean-Luc Renneson)
Adult, Marbehan, Belgium, October 5, 2004
(Photo by Jean-Luc Renneson, Entomologie Gaume)

Foodplants:
Quercus, Prunus padus

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