Antheraea paphia

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Antheraea paphia
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Saturniidae
Tribe: Saturniini
Genus: Antheraea
Species: A. paphia
Binomial name
Antheraea paphia
Linnaeus, 1758

The South India Small Tussore (Antheraea paphia) is a moth of the Saturniidae family. It is found in India.

The larvae feed on several trees such as Anogeissus latifolia, Terminalia tomentosa, T. arjuna (Terminalia arjuna), Lagerstroemia parviflora and Madhuca indica.

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