Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Yponomeuta
Family: Yponomeutidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
strigillatus
NOTES

A long narrow moth which holds the wings at the sides of the body when at rest. Larvae feed on Maytenus and Cassine plants.


AUTHORITY
Zeller, 1852
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A white moth with black spots
Colour: White
Common Name
Ermine moth
Moth
Habitat
NOTES: Found in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Hyponomeuta perficitellus
Hyponomeuta strigillatus



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