Notodontidae Phalerinae Peridea anceps Phalera bucephaloides
Phalera bucephala (Linnaeus, 1758)
Buff-tip
Bucéphale, Lunule

Genus: Phalera Hübner, [1819]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 21, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Alpes-Maritimes, 610m, France, June 11, 2015
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, April 25, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, October 4, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 23, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 18, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 1, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 1, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 2, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 4, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (third instar), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 19, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (second instar), Subiaco (Roma), Italy, June 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
P. bucephala (© Tymo Muus)
Pupa, Beetsterzwaag, The Netherlands, April 7, 2004
(Photo by Tymo Muus, The Magic World of Butterflies)

Egg:
P. bucephala (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 22, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Quercus, Salix, Populus, Tilia, Betula, Fagus, Castanea, Ulmus, Prunus

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