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Eacles imperialis Drury, 1773

Имаго  Eacles imperialis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Bombycoidea family Saturniidae subfamily Ceratocampinae genus Eacles → species Eacles imperialis

Species name(s)

Eacles imperialis Drury, 1773 = Phalaena imperialis Drury, 1773 = imperatoria (Smith, 1797) = Bombyx didyma Palisot de Beauvois, 1805 = Eacles punctatissima Neumoegen, 1891.

Imperial Moth


Zoogeographical regions

Nearctic, Neotropic.

Имаго  Eacles imperialis

Detailed information with references


  • Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Belize, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela [22]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Eacles imperialis


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Konstantin Kraevsky.

Text data: Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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