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Creatonotos gangis (Linnaeus, 1763)

Имаго  Creatonotos gangis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Noctuoidea family Erebidae subfamily Arctiinae tribe Spilosomini genus Creatonotos → species Creatonotos gangis

Species name(s)

Creatonotos gangis (Linnaeus, 1763) = Phalaena gangis Linnaeus, 1763 = Phalaena interrupta Linnaeus, 1767 = Bombyx francisca Fabricius, 1787 = Creatonotum continuatus Moore, 1877 = Creatonotus interruptus = Creatonotus continuatus. [9]



This species marks on the maps: 2.

Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Creatonotos gangis

Detailed information with references


  • China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, Thailand, Borneo [PC93].


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18.11.2014 16:56, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Indo-Malayan.

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