Scientific Note: Courtship behavior and other observations on the biology of Escalantiana estherae (J. Y. Miller) (Castniidae: Castniinae) in Mexico

  • Oscar Galindo
  • Jacqueline Y. Miller
  • Jorge M. González

Abstract

Escalantiana estherae is a giant butterfly-moth endemic to Mexico that has been reported from the states of Michoacán and Guerrero. Here we comment on the courtship behavior of this species as observed on a site in Guerrero. The host plant, as well as previously unknown bionomic information, is also noted herein.

Published
2020-05-05
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