Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)»"Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)»Noctuidae (Owlet moths)»Hadeninae»Orthosia»

Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)
Family: Noctuidae (Owlet moths)
Subfamily: Hadeninae
Genus: Orthosia
Species: Orthosia cerasi (Common Quaker)

Norwegian name: Tverrlinjet seljefly

Host plants: Birch (Betula), Elm (Ulmus), Oak (Quercus), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Confusion species: Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker), Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab), Orthosia populeti (Lead-coloured Drab)