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Cardepia sociabilis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Noctuidae
Scientific name  Cardepia sociabilis
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Cardepia
Rank  Species
Cardepia sociabilis
Similar  Calophasia platyptera, Aporophyla australis, Amphipyra effusa, Achyra nudalis, Esperia oliviella

Cardepia sociabilis is a species of moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found from Morocco to Chad through southern Europe, Turkey, Israel, Syria, the Arabian Peninsula to India.

Adults are on wing from March to November. There are multiple generations per year.

The larvae feed on various halophilous plants.


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  • Cardepia sociabilis mauretanica (Algeria)
  • Cardepia sociabilis canescens
  • Cardepia sociabilis rajasthana
  • References

    Cardepia sociabilis Wikipedia

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