Altha lacteola

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Altha lacteola
Altha lacteola melanopsis male.jpg
Altha lacteola melanopsis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Limacodidae
Genus: Altha
Species: A. lacteola
Binomial name
Altha lacteola
(Swinhoe, 1890)[1]
Synonyms
  • Belgoraea lacteola Swinhoe, 1890

Altha lacteola is a moth of the Limacodidae family. It is found in south-east Asia, including Vietnam and Taiwan.

The wingspan is 25–30 mm. Adults are on wing in September.[2]

Subspecies[edit]

  • Altha lacteola lacteola
  • Altha lacteola melanopsis Strand, 1915 (Taiwan)

References[edit]

  1. ^ TaibNet - Catalogue of Life in Taiwan
  2. ^ Lin, felix. "Altha lacteola". www.geocities.ws. Retrieved 2017-01-13.