Difficult moth species groups in HK – 1. Ericeia (Erebidae, Erebinae, Hulodini)

There are six Ericeia species recorded in Hong Kong. As follows: Ericeia elongata Prout, 1929 (= E. acutangula Roepke, 1932) Ericeia eriophora (Guenée, 1852) Ericeia fraterna (Moore, [1885] 1884-1887) Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852) Ericeia pertendens (Walker, 1858) Ericeia subcinerea (Snellen, 1880). Of these, only eriophora is easily identifiable in the field. On its forewing it has … More Difficult moth species groups in HK – 1. Ericeia (Erebidae, Erebinae, Hulodini)