n African Entomology - Fitness traits and larval survival of the lappet moth, (Hübner, 1820) (Lepidoptera : Lasiocampidae), reared on different host plants : short communication

Volume 12, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1021-3589



(Hübner, 1820) is a moth species that lives in low and littoral areas of the Iberian Peninsula, and North Africa from Egypt to the Atlantic coast of Morocco. Their caterpillars are highly polyphagous, feeding on leaves of different evergreen plants from a broad spectrum of plant families (Freina & Witt 1987).

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