Saturnia (Perisomena) caecigena Kupido, 1825




62 - 88 mm48 - 90 mm
Blindaugenspinner
Autumn Emperor Moth

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
FagaceaeQuercusOak

Secondary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
SalicaceaeSalix capreaGoat Willow

Known subspecies

SpeciesAuthorLocus typicus
Saturnia (Perisomena) caecigena caecigenaKupido, 1825
Saturnia (Perisomena) caecigena stroehleiNassig, 2002
Distribution
Images
Male, upperside.

© Tony Pittaway
Croatia
Female, upperside.

© Enrico Ferrari
Italy, Trieste
Larva, 1st instar.

© Tony Pittaway
Croatia
Larva, 3rd instar.

© Tony Pittaway
Croatia
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