Peribatodes secundaria ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Peribatodes secundaria: Adult (e.l. 2012) [S] Peribatodes secundaria: Adult (e.l. 2012) [S]

Host plants:
The larvae mostly feed on conifers (Picea, Pinus, Abies). It is only rarely observed also on deciduous woods.

Peribatodes secundaria inhabits coniferous and mixed forests of all kinds.

Life cycle:
The larva hibernates. The adults are on the wing in a single generation mostly in July and August.

Peribatodes secundaria occurs in Europe (in the south more local in mountains) and Asia Minor.

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