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Hypercompe icasia

Wikipedia Abstract

Hypercompe icasia is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is widely distributed in South America and is also found on Martinique, Guadeloupe, St. Martin, Dominica, St. Kitts, Nevis, St. Thomas and Puerto Rico. Larvae have been recorded feeding on Apium, Cecropia, Cissus, Citrus, Erechtites, Erythrina, Ipomoea, Musa, Phaseolus, Psidium, Solanum, Vanilla species.
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Prey / Diet

Cecropia polystachya (Trumpet tree)[1]
Cissus verticillata (seasonvine)[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Solanum jacquinii (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum torvum (Turkey Berry)[1]
Vanilla planifolia (Flat-leaved Vanilla)[1]



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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
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