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Dysauxes ancilla

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Lepidoptera
Family  Erebidae
Scientific name  Dysauxes ancilla
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Superfamily  Noctuoidea
Genus  Dysauxes
Higher classification  Dysauxes
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Similar  Dysauxes, Butterflies and moths, Arctiinae, Cybosia mesomella, Insect

Dysauxes ancilla (handmaid) is a species of moth of the family Erebidae. It is found in Southern and Central Europe, through Turkey and Armenia, over the Ural mountains and up to the Caucasus.

The wingspan is 22–25 mm.

The larvae primarily feed on Taraxacum, Senecio, Plantago and Lactuca species.

References

Dysauxes ancilla Wikipedia


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