Arthropods • Earth.com

Heteropsyche poecilochroma

(Heteropsyche poecilochroma)

Description

Heteropsyche poecilochroma is a moth in the Epipyropidae family. It is found in Australia. The wingspan is about 10 mm. The forewings are greyish fuscous strigulated with dark and brownish fuscous. The hindwings are dark fuscous and somewhat brownish tinged. The larvae feed on leaf hoppers of the Fulgoroidea superfamily.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Epipyropidae
Genus:Heteropsyche
News coming your way
The biggest news about our planet delivered to you each day