Wednesday, 2 March 2016

More Lichen Moths

Eilema plana LITHOSIINAE ARCTIIDAE

(Common name: Little White Lichen Moth)



 Family:- ARCTIIDAE
Sub Family:-  LITHOSIINAE
Genus:- Eilema
Species:- plana



Like most of the Lithosiinae moths, the larvae probably feed on Lichens. Some species may also feed on mosses or algae. 

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Hectobrocha pentacyma LITHOSIINAE  ARCTIIDAE



 Family:- ARCTIIDAE
Sub Family:-  LITHOSIINAE
Genus:- Hectobrocha
Species:- pentacyma




I couldn't find out much about this moth except that the larvae probably feed on algae or dead leaves.

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