Caviria sp.

Satin Moth


Caviria sp., Satin Moth photo from Belize

 

Family: Erebidae

Subfamily: Lymantrinae

 

This genus was first described in 1855; its type species is Caviria substrigosa, from Brazil. No members of the genus are found in the Nearctic.

Photo location: Mountain Pine Ridge, Belize.



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