- Ochyrotica fasciata
Ochyrotica fasciata Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Lepidoptera Family: Pterophoridae Genus: Ochyrotica Species: O. fasciata Binomial name Ochyrotica fasciata
Ochyrotica fasciata is a moth of the Pterophoridae family. It is widely distributed in the tropical zone of the Neotropical Region, including Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Ecuador, Grenada, Guatemala, Jamaica, Peru and Puerto Rico.
The wingspan is 12-16 mm. Adults are on wing year round.
The larvae feed on Ipomaea batatas.
- Review of the Neotropical species of the family Pterophoridae, part I: Ochyroticinae, Deuterocopinae, Pterophorinae (Platyptiliini, Exelastini, Oxyptilini) (Lepidoptera)
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