Samiksha Jaiswal

Erebus ephesperis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Superfamily  Noctuoidea
Scientific name  Erebus ephesperis
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Family  Erebidae
Rank  Species
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Similar  Erebus macrops, Erebus caprimulgus, Spirama, Spirama retorta, Ischyja

Moth resembling human face erebus ephesperis


Erebus ephesperis is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is found in Asia, including India, Japan, the Korean Peninsula, China, Singapore and Borneo.

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The wingspan is about 90 mm and the patterning is very obliterative, breaking the body outline with shadow like countershading.

Adults feed on fruit juice, including peach.

erebus ephesperis


References

Erebus ephesperis Wikipedia


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