Scotura annulata (Guérin-Ménéville)

 Notodontidae: Dioptinae: Dioptini

Host plant:

Hybanthus (Violaceae)







Determined by: J.S. Miller UNR/AMNH



Rearing results and development time

Not reared; collected at light.

Host plants

Caterpillars of S. annulata have been recorded on various species of Hybanthus (Violaceae) in Venezuela, Panama and Costa Rica (summarized in Miller, 2009, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., No. 609).



Observations and Comments

The specimen shown bears the following label data: ECUADOR: Napo; 13 km E Narupo on Loreto Road, 1440 m, 2 Mar 2006, leg. J.S. Miller, E. Tapia, D. Wagner & H. Greeney, MV light.

Voucher location

American Museum of Natural History