Erebidae Arctiinae Arctiini Arctiina Hyphoraia testudinaria Pericallia matronula
Parasemia plantaginis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Wood Tiger
Ecaille du Plantain

Genus: Parasemia Hübner, [1820]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. plantaginis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, July 1997
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult (male), Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult (male), Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. plantaginis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Monti della Laga (Rieti), Italy, July 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult (female), Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. plantaginis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Kezmarské Zlaby 3 km NE (High Tatry), Slovakia, June 16, 2002
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult (male), Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Larva:
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Larva, Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. plantaginis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Villa Camponeschi (Vallemare, Rieti), Italy, May 1997
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Pupa, Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Egg:
P. plantaginis (© Jens Christian Schou)
Eggs, Hr. Ljusnedal, Flatruet, Sweden, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Foodplants:
Polygonum, Rumex, Vaccinium, Plantago, Betula

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