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Parasa lepida (Nettle Caterpillar)

Synonyms: Limacodes graciosa; Neaera media; Nyssia latifascia

Wikipedia Abstract

Parasa lepida, the nettle caterpillar or blue-striped nettle grub, is a moth of the Limacodidae family. It is a native minor pest found in the Indo-Malayan region, including India, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia. It is an introduced pest to urban trees in western Japan.
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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
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.
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