Taxon profile


Leopard Moth
Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Cossidae - carpenter moths »  genus Zeuzera

Scientific synonyms

Phalaena pyrina Linnaeus, 1761
Phalaena aesculi Linnaeus, 1767
Zeuzera decipiens Kirby, 1892
Noctua hypocasstani Poda, 1761


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758) - Great Green Bush-cricket

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Zeuzera pyrina biebingeri W. & A. Speidel, 1986
subspecies Zeuzera pyrina pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)

Zeuzera pyrina pyrina - 000000000111

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Pest Information Wiki [Zeuzera_pyrina]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [439898]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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