Crimson-speckled Flunkey


Name: Crimson-speckled Flunkey

Scientific name: Utetheisa lotrix ssp. Lepida

Type: Moths and Butterflies

Order: Lepidoptera

Family: Tiger moths

Color: Black,Red,White

Habitat: Farms

Size: 30-42 mm

Conservation status:

Resident Breeder


Insect follows Arctiidae family, and Hemiptera order. It has white with black and red spots, and wing is 30-42 mm. Butterfly flies during daylight. Larva feed on Al Ramram plant (Heliotropium bacciferum). It breeds more than once in a year.

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