Erebidae Arctiinae Arctiini Spilosomina Spilosoma lubricipedum Spilosoma urticae
Spilosoma luteum (Hufnagel, 1766)
Buff Ermine
Ecaille lièvre

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

Adult:
S. luteum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1988
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. luteum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, June 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. luteum (© Michal Grabowski)
Adult, Melnik, Bulgaria, July 31, 2003
(Photo by Michal Grabowski)

Larva:
S. luteum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
S. luteum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Plantago, Taraxacum, Betula, Sambucus, Salix, Prunus, Rubus

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