Neha Patil

Andraca melli

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Endromidae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Andraca
Andraca melli

Andraca melli is a moth of the Endromidae family. It is found in China (Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan), Vietnam and Thailand.

The wingspan is 37–39 millimetres (1.5–1.5 in). The head is thinly covered with brown-green hairs. The forewings are bluntly pointed apically and the outer edge is smooth and straight. The tornus is nearly rectangular.

The larvae feed on Camellia sinensis, Camellia oleifera, Fraxinus pennsylvanica, Ternstroemia japonica and Pentaphylax euryoides.

References

Andraca melli Wikipedia


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