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Estigmene acrea (saltmarsh caterpillar)

Wikipedia Abstract

Estigmene acrea (salt marsh moth or acrea moth) is a moth in the family Erebidae. It is found in North America, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Colombia and Mexico.
View Wikipedia Record: Estigmene acrea


Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carlsbad Caverns National Park II 15448 New Mexico, United States

Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Datana integerrima (walnut caterpillar)1
Pholisora catullus (Common sootywing skipper)1
Vanessa atalanta (red admiral)1



External References



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
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
Protected Areas provided by Carlsbad Caverns National Park
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