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


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)


Similar species

Nyridela chalciope
Cosmosoma demantria

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