Noctuidae Noctuinae Leucaniini Sideridis (Sideridis) turbida Leucania (Leucania) comma
Leucania (Acantholeucania) loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)
The Cosmopolitan
Leucanie irisée

Genus: Leucania Ochsenheimer, 1816   Subgenus: Acantholeucania Rungs, 1953   Original genus: Noctua Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Aletia Hübner, 1821
   Mythimna Ochsenheimer, 1816

Adult:
L. (Acantholeucania) loreyi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Psili Ammos, N side, Serifos, Greece, August 9, 2016 [37.16315, 24.5229]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. (Acantholeucania) loreyi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, October 26, 2008 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. (Acantholeucania) loreyi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy, January 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. (Acantholeucania) loreyi (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adult, Aigio, Peloponnesos, Greece, October 26, 2004
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)

Foodplants:
Poaceae and other herbaceous plants

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