Automeris belti

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Automeris belti
Owl moth (Automeris belti belti).jpg
A. b. belti
Mount Totumas cloud forest, Panama
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Saturniidae
Genus: Automeris
Species:
A. belti
Binomial name
Automeris belti

Automeris belti is a moth of the family Saturniidae first described by Herbert Druce in 1886. It is found from Mexico to Colombia and Ecuador.[2]

The wingspan is 95–100 mm.

Subspecies[edit]

  • Automeris belti belti (Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama)
  • Automeris belti zaruma Schaus, 1921 (Ecuador)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Savela, Markku. "Automeris belti Druce, 1886". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved November 9, 2018.
  2. ^ The Moths of Belize