Eilema griveaudi

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Eilema griveaudi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Arctiidae
Genus: Eilema
Species: E. griveaudi
Binomial name
Eilema griveaudi
de Toulgoët, 1960

Eilema griveaudi is a moth of the Arctiidae family. It was described by Hervé de Toulgoët in 1960. It is found in eastern Madagascar.[1]

This species has a wingspan of 33 mm. The forewings are red orange with a large blue-black-metallic spot. The holotype was provided from Moramanga.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. (2017). "Eilema griveaudi de Toulgoët, 1960". Afromoths. Retrieved December 16, 2017. 
  2. ^ de Toulgoët, H. 1960. Description d'Arctiides nouvelles de Madagascar (Lepid.) (11e note). Le Naturaliste malgache. 11(1959)(1–2):111–121.