Zygaenidae Zygaeninae Zygaena (Zygaena) trifolii Bombyx mori
Zygaena (Zygaena) viciae ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
New Forest Burnet
Zygène des Thérésiens

Genus: Zygaena Fabricius, 1775   Subgenus: Zygaena Fabricius, 1775   Original genus: Sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (species):
   meliloti Esper, [1789]

Adult:
Z. (Zygaena) viciae (© Gabriele Fiumi)
Adult, Montefeltro Villagrande (Pesaro), Italy, early July
(Photo by Gabriele Fiumi)
Z. (Zygaena) viciae (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adults, Mariager Fjord, Denmark, June 2001
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
Z. (Zygaena) viciae (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adults (mating), Kielstrup Sø, Mariager Fjord, Denmark, June 28, 2003
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Larva:
Z. (Zygaena) viciae (© Gabriele Fiumi)
Larva, Montefeltro Villagrande (Pesaro), Italy, late June
(Photo by Gabriele Fiumi)
Z. (Zygaena) viciae (© Jens Christian Schou)
Larva, Kielstrup Sø, Mariager Fjord, Denmark, May 22, 2005
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)

Foodplants:
Lotus, Vicia, Lathyrus, Trifolium

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