Agriopis marginaria (Fabricius, 1776)


Agriopis marginaria: Male [S] Agriopis marginaria: Adult [S] Agriopis marginaria: Adult Agriopis marginaria: Adult (Schwäbisch Gmünd, 14/03/2011) [M] Agriopis marginaria: Adult (Schwäbisch Gmünd, 14/03/2011) [M] Agriopis marginaria: Male (e.l. eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Female (Schwäbisch Gmünd, 20/03/2012) [M] Agriopis marginaria: Female (Schwäbisch Gmünd, 20/03/2012) [M] Agriopis marginaria: Female (e.l. eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Female (relative large wing rests) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva (eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva (eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva (eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva (eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S] Agriopis marginaria: Larva (eastern Swabian Alb 2012) [S]

Host plants:
The caterpillar lives polyphagous on deciduous wood.

Habitat:
Agriopis marginaria colonizes deciduous trees rich habitats of all kinds, especially forests. It occurs up to the inner cities.

Life cycle:
The moths fly from late January to April, depending on weather conditions. The caterpillar lives from April to mid-June.

Remarks:
The distribution extends across large parts of Europe (except for parts of the south and the far north).



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