Saturnia (Eudia) pavonia (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family: Saturniidae

Genus: Saturnia
Species: pavonia

  • ENG: Emperor Moth
  • Hostplants: a large variety of trees and schrubs (Betula sp., Alnus incana, Quercus robur, Salix sp., Populus tremula, Rosa sp., Fragaria ananassa, Alchemilla sp., Rubus sp., Potentilla palustris, Filipendula ulmaria, Malus domestica, Sorbus aucuparia, Rhamnus, Calluna vulgaris, Vaccinium sp.)

Similar species (in Europe): Saturnia (Eudia) pavoniella (Scopoli, 1763)

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