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Hypercompe icasia

Wikipedia Abstract

Hypercompe icasia is a moth of the Arctiidae family. 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 lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Solanum torvum (Turkey Berry)[1]
Vanilla planifolia (Flat-leaved Vanilla)[1]

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Citations

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
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