Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Lithosia
Family: Erebidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 123
NOTES

A moth about 14 mm long which belongs to the subfamily Arctiinae. It holds its wings roof-like over its body when at rest and appears narrow and parallel-sided. It is attracted to lights at night. The antennae are filiform and the eyes are very large.


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


Colour
Notes: A grey moth with an orange head
Colour: Grey
Common Name
Moth
Habitat
NOTES: Caught in the house at night
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year



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