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Cameroon Branded Blue

Uranothauma frederikkae, the Cameroon branded blue, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Nigeria and Cameroon. The habitat consists of submontane forests at altitudes above 1.300 meters.

Brown lapped moth

It is found in South Asian countries like India, Sri Lanka, towards Russian Far-east of China, Hong Kong to South East Asian Indonesia and some parts of the Middle East.

Oblique girdle

Caripeta angustiorata, known generally as the brown pine looper or oblique girdle, is a species of geometrid moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Caripeta angustiorata is 6867.

Brown Prince

Rohana parvata, the brown prince, is an Indomalayan butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. The species was first described by Frederic Moore in 1857. It is found from Sikkim to Assam, Bhutan and Nepal. The subspecies R. p. burmana is found in Myanmar.

Brown scoopwing moth

Calledapteryx is a monotypic scoopwing moth genus in the family Uraniidae. Its only species, Calledapteryx dryopterata, the brown scoopwing moth, is found in the eastern United States. Both the genus and species were first described by Augustus R ...

Cameroon Cream Pentila

Pentila camerunica, the Cameroon cream pentila, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in southern Nigeria and southern Cameroon. The habitat consists of forests.

Brown twisted moth

Parepisparis virgatus, the brown twisted moth, is a species of moth of the family Geometridae. The species was first described by Malcolm J. Scoble and Edward David Edwards in 1990. It is found in New South Wales and Victoria in Australia.

Brown white banded noctuid

Donuca castalia, the brown white banded noctuid, is a moth of the family Noctuidae. The species was first described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1775. It is found in Queensland. The wingspan is about 60 mm.

Chang borer moth

Xylomoia chagnoni, the Chang borer moth, is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae. It was first described by William Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough in 1917 and it is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for ...

Brown-spotted zale

Zale helata, the brown-spotted zale, is a moth of the family Noctuidae. The species was first described by James Halliday McDunnough in 1943. It is found in barrens and pine woodlands from Manitoba to Maine, south to northern Alabama and Texas. T ...

Brown-striped semilooper

Mocis undata, the brown-striped semilooper, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1775. It is found in the Afrotropical and Oriental regions, including India and Sri Lanka.

Chapmans Blue

Polyommatus thersites, the Chapmans blue, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in southern Europe, Morocco, Lebanon, Asia Minor, Iran and across the Palearctic to Siberia and Tian Shan. It is a small butterfly with both generation ...

Cameroon Judy

Abisara cameroonensis, the Cameroon Judy, is a butterfly in the family Riodinidae. It is found in Nigeria and Cameroon. The habitat consists of montane secondary forests, where it is found along streams.

Cameroon Snow-horned Skipper

Chondrolepis nero, the Cameroon snow-horned skipper, is a butterfly in the family Hesperiidae. It is found in Nigeria and Cameroon. The habitat consists of areas above an altitude of 1.500 meters near submontane forest.

Cherry Shoot Borer Moth

Argyresthia oreasella, the cherry shoot borer moth, is a moth of the family Yponomeutidae. It is found in North America, including New York, Michigan, Idaho, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, California, Quebec, Alberta and Saskatchewan. The wingsp ...

Canada sulphur

Colias canadensis, the Canada sulphur, is a butterfly in the family Pieridae found in North America. It has only been found from Alaska and Northwest Territories, to northern British Columbia and Alberta. Flight period is early May to early Augus ...

Chestnut schizura

Schizura badia, the chestnut schizura, is a species of prominent moth in the family Notodontidae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Schizura badia is 8006.

Griffins sheepmoth

Hemileuca griffini, known generally as the Griffins sheepmoth or Canadian fleabane moth, is a species of insect in the family Saturniidae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Hemileuca griffini is 7740.

China mark moth

Nymphuliella is a monotypic moth genus of the family Crambidae described by William Harry Lange in 1956. It contains only one species, Nymphuliella daeckealis, the china mark moth, described by F. Haimbach in 1915. It is found in the United State ...

Chinese hirsute hawkmoth

Pentateucha stueningi, the Chinese hirsute hawkmoth, is a species of moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from the isolated warm temperate mountains of Zhejiang and neighbouring Anhui in south-eastern China. The habitat consists of alpine f ...

Chinese luna moth

An adult moths life is short, no longer than 10 to 12 days females live longer due to their fat reserves. Pairing is easy in a medium-sized cage. A beautiful hybrid with Graellsia isabellae was obtained by a team of French entomologists.

Buchholzs zale

Zale buchholzi, or Buchholzs zale, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by James Halliday McDunnough in 1943. It is found in coastal pinelands of the Atlantic coastal plain from New Jersey to Florida, west along the G ...

Burmese lascar

Lasippa tiga, the Burmese lascar, is an Indomalayan butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. It was first described by Frederic Moore in 1858. The larva feeds on Cratoxylon species.

Chocolate prominent

Peridea ferruginea, the chocolate prominent, is a species of prominent moth in the family Notodontidae. It was described by Alpheus Spring Packard in 1864 and is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Peridea ferruginea is 7921.

Burnet tiger

Diospage splendens, the Burnet tiger, is a moth of the subfamily Arctiinae. The species was first described by Herbert Druce in 1895. It is found in Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. Adults have elongated black wings with an oval pinkish spot in the dis ...

Burns buckmoth

Hemileuca burnsi, the Burns buckmoth, is a species of insect in the family Saturniidae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Hemileuca burnsi is 7737.

Burrowing Webworm Moths

Acrolophidae is a family of moths in the order Lepidoptera. The family comprises the burrowing webworm moths and holds about 300 species in five genera, which occur in the wild only in the New World.

Pine tree emperor moth

Nudaurelia cytherea, the pine tree emperor moth or Christmas caterpillar due to its festive colouration, is a southern African member of the family Saturniidae. The family has large edible caterpillars which are an important source of protein for ...

Caper-leaf webworm moth

Dichogama redtenbacheri, the caper-leaf webworm moth, is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by Julius Lederer in 1863. It is found in Florida, the West Indies, Costa Rica and South America. The wingspan is about 28 mm. Adults have b ...

Large Flat

Celaenorrhinus mokeezi, the large sprite, large flat or Christmas forester, is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is found from Transkei to KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal and Mozambique. The habitat consists coastal forests and montane forests. ...

Caroles fritillary

Speyeria carolae, or Caroles fritillary, is a butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. It was described by Cyril Franklin dos Passos and Lionel Paul Grey in 1942 and is found in North America, where it has only been recorded from the Charleston Mount ...

Christmas-berry webworm moth

Loxostege floridalis, the Christmas-berry webworm moth, is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by William Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough in 1913. It is found in North America, where it has been recorded from Florida and Texas. ...

Cinnamon cypa

Cypa enodis, the cinnamon cypa, is a species of moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Nepal, north-eastern India, Thailand, southern China, northern Vietnam, Taiwan and Peninsular Malaysia. The wingspan is about 65 mm. The larvae have b ...

Carters sphinx

Protambulyx carteri, or Carters sphinx, is a species of moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from the US state of Florida. The wingspan is 95–111 mm. The forewing upperside is yellow to orangish brown with faint markings and no dark submarg ...

Castniid moths

Castniidae, or castniid moths, is a small family of moths with fewer than 200 species: The majority are Neotropical with some in Australia and a few in south-east Asia. These are medium-sized to very large moths, usually with drab, cryptically-ma ...

Castor hairy caterpillar

Euproctis lunata, the castor hairy caterpillar, is a moth of the family Erebidae. The species was first described by Francis Walker in 1855. It is found in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Thailand. The wingspan of the male is 30–32 mm and the fema ...

Cabbage budworm moth

Hellula phidilealis, the cabbage budworm moth, is a moth of the family Crambidae. It is found in tropical and subtropical America. From the southern United States, north in the east to North Carolina, south through southwestern Mexico to northern ...

Cators Liptena

Liptena albicans, the Cators liptena, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana and possibly Nigeria. The habitat consists of forests.

Claras satin moth

Thalaina clara, or Claras satin moth, is a moth of the family Geometridae. The species was first described by Francis Walker in 1855. It is endemic to south-eastern Australia. The wingspan is about 50 mm. The larvae feed on Acacia mearnsii and Ac ...

Coconut slug caterpillar

Macroplectra nararia, the coconut slug caterpillar, is a moth of the family Limacodidae. The species was first described by Moore in 1859. It is found in Sri Lanka and India. It is a serious pest on coconut. The caterpillar feeds on leaf lamina u ...

Columbian emerald

Nemoria darwiniata, the Columbian emerald, is a species of emerald moth in the family Geometridae. It was first described by Harrison Gray Dyar Jr. in 1904 and it is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Nemoria darwiniata is 7035.

Two-lined wainscot moth

Leucania commoides, the comma wainscot or two-lined wainscot moth, is a species of cutworm or dart moth in the family Noctuidae. It was described by Achille Guenee in 1852 and is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Leucania comm ...

Clouded veneer moth

Prionapteryx nebulifera, the clouded veneer moth, is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by Stephens in 1834. It is found in North America, where it has been recorded from Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, New Hampshire, Ontario, ...

Slender groundsel moth

Metarranthis pilosaria, known generally as the coastal bog metarranthi or slender groundsel moth, is a species of geometrid moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Metarranthis pilosaria is 6830.

Sorghum earhead worm

Stenachroia elongella, the sorghum earhead worm or cob borer, is a moth of the family Pyralidae. The species was first described by George Hampson in 1898. It is found in India and Sri Lanka. During 1977 and 1978, the species was recorded as a ma ...

Common crenulate hawkmoth

Polyptychus trilineatus luteatus Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 southern India, Sri Lanka Polyptychus trilineatus mincopicus Jordan, 1930 Polyptychus trilineatus sonantis Jordan, 1930 Polyptychus trilineatus trilineatus, Thailand and Vietnam) Polyptyc ...

Cross-line wave moth

Traminda aventiaria, the cross-line wave moth, is a moth of the family Geometridae. The species was first described by Achille Guenee in 1858. It is found in the Indian subregion, Sri Lanka, to Hong Kong, Taiwan, New Guinea and Australia.

Cross-toothed rove beetle

The Oxyporinae are a subfamily of the Staphylinidae discovered in 1839 by Erichson. One genus, Oxyporus Fabricius, with six species, is found in North America.

Diminutive wave moth

Idaea scintillularia, the diminutive wave, is a species of geometrid moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Idaea scintillularia is 7105.

Crosss wave moth

Leptostales crossii, or Crosss wave moth, is a species of geometrid moth in the family Geometridae. The MONA or Hodges number for Leptostales crossii is 7174.