Moths of North Dakota

Arctiidae: Arctiinae: Ctenuchini

Antichloris cf. eriphia (Fabricius 1777)

Common name: listed here as 'Imported wasp moth.'

Hodges #: 8274.1.

Identification: Rfw 18.3 mm, .

Similar species: 4624, 8262, 8267.

Distribution: Honduras.

Hosts: Cocoon on banana.

Note: Cocoon of this moth found on banana in local grocery store.  The female specimen has not been determined to species.   


ND, Cass Co., Fargo.  18- I- 1985, ex cocoon on Banana. coll. M. Berglund.


  Moth county records  





Last updated: 01/23/07

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
202 Hultz Hall
Fargo, ND 58105

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