Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Stenodacma
Family: Pterophoridae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
wahlbergi
NOTES

A small, delicate plume moth. They rest with the wings spread out to the sides. The wings are divided into plumes and have long dark hair fringes. The legs have prominent spines. The larvae feed on Oxalis species.


AUTHORITY
(Zeller, 1851)
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: An orange moth
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Plume moth
Moth
Habitat
NOTES: Caught in a light trap
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
December
All year
Synonyms for Species
Crombrugghia wahlbergi



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