Male

Guadeloupe, Petit-Bourg, Hauteurs Lézarde, 28-XII-1982

Female

Guadeloupe, Piton de Sainte-Rose, 13-VI-1983

Pheia daphaena Hampson, 1898

Arctiidae Ctenuchinae


Biology and distribution

A diurnal species, which is nevertheless caught in light traps.

Very rare in Martinique (Chalumeau), Presqu'île de la Caravelle (Ryckewaert), not found by Pinchon and Enrico.
Uncommon in Guadeloupe, in mesophilic zone.
Saint-Martin (Delplanque)

Legend


Similar species

Nyridela chalciope
Cosmosoma demantria


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