Phaloe cubana

Arctiine Moth


Phaloe cubana, Arctiine Moth (Tiger Moths)

 

Family: Erebidae

Subfamily: Arctiinae

Tribe: Arctiini

 

Among the synonyms for this species are Sphaeromachia gaumeri and S. cubana.

The moth shown here came to lights in a heavy rain.

Photo location: Leona Vicario, Quintana Roo, Yuctán Peninsula, Mexico.


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