Crambidae Pyraustinae Anania hortulata Anania verbascalis
Anania lancealis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Botys lancéolé

Genus: Anania Hübner, [1823]   Original genus: Pyralis Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Algedonia Lederer, 1863
   Ebulea Doubleday, 1849
   Eurrhypara Hübner, 1825
   Opsibotys Warren, 1890
   Perinephela Hübner, 1825
   Phlyctaenia Hübner, 1825

Adult:
A. lancealis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. lancealis (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adult (male), Amenucourt (Val-d'Oise), France, July 16, 2005
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)

Foodplants:
Eupatorium cannabinum and other low plants

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