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Orgyia (Orgyia) antiqua (Linnaeus, 1758)
The Vapourer
Etoilée, Bombyx antique

Genus: Orgyia Ochsenheimer, 1810   Subgenus: Orgyia Ochsenheimer, 1810   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (species):
   gonostigma Scopoli, 1763

Adult:
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 13, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Daniel Morel)
Adult (male), Chindrieux, 230m, Savoie, France, June 27, 2005
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, September 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 11, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adults (mating), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 13, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 13, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Roma, Italy, July 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 1, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, June 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 5, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 23, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 31, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 19, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (second instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 15, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
O. (Orgyia) antiqua (© Paolo Mazzei)
Cocoon, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 20, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Salix, Prunus, Crataegus, Rubus, Pelargonium

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