Erebidae Arctiinae Arctiini Spilosomina Phragmatobia luctifera Spilosoma luteum
Spilosoma lubricipedum (Linnaeus, 1758)
White Ermine
Ecaille tigrée

Genus: Spilosoma Curtis, 1825   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
S. lubricipedum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. lubricipedum (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (male), Ceccano (Frosinone), Italy, May 16, 2004
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
S. lubricipedum (© Tymo Muus)
Adult, Beetsterzwaag, The Netherlands, July 8, 2004
(Photo by Tymo Muus, The Magic World of Butterflies)
S. lubricipedum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
S. lubricipedum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Salix, Urtica, Polygonum, Rumex, Rubus, Pisum, Trifolium, Geranium, Vaccinium, Plantago, Taraxacum, Lactuca

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