Noctuidae Noctuinae Xylenini Xylenina Xanthia (Cirrhia) icteritia Xanthia (Spudaea) ruticilla
Xanthia (Cirrhia) ocellaris (Borkhausen, 1792)
Pale-lemon Sallow
Xanthie paillée

Genus: Xanthia Ochsenheimer, 1816   Subgenus: Cirrhia Hübner, [1823]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Agrochola Hübner, 1821

Adult:
X. (Cirrhia) ocellaris (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adult, Seine-Port (Seine-et-Marne), France, October 11, 2003
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)
X. (Cirrhia) ocellaris (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Saint-Martin-de-Crau (13), France, October 31, 2005
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
X. (Cirrhia) ocellaris (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Saint-Crépin (05), France, October 18, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
X. (Cirrhia) ocellaris (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Fretterans (71), bord du Doubs, France, October 5, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)

Foodplants:
At first catkins of Populus and Salix, then various low plants

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