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Chrysodeixis acuta (Tunbridge Wells Gem)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Tunbridge Wells Gem (Chrysodeixis acuta) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in North Africa as well as the on Canary Islands eastwards to Australasia.The wingspan is 35–45 mm.The larvae feed on various plants, including Barley, Linseed and Sorghum.
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Prey / Diet

Amaranthus caudatus (love-lies-bleeding)[1]
Cestrum aurantiacum (orange jessamine)[1]
Datura stramonium (moonflower)[2]
Ipomoea batatas ('uala)[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Nicotiana alata (jasmine tobacco)[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]



Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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