Caterpillars of a moth

6725.      The insect found in the rice field fogera, Ethiopia, the larva feed on the leaf of rice. I grow up the larva in the isolated and transparent cage, minimum of 10 days after it put in the cage it makes a cocoon-like structure
then the pupa has appeared and then the adult was seen. Bahir Dar, Amhara region. Ethiopia

 

Number 6725.  These are caterpillars of a moth in the family Erebidae, tribe Arctiinae; Click here for an example.

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  1. Geteneh Mitku says:

    I want to thank you for your identification of this insect at family and sub family level and giving information about the this insect.One thing what I want to ask you, can you identify it at spp level?
    Thank I look forward to being in class with you!

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