Macrobrochis gigas H.K. Moths

Macrobrochis gigas (Walker, 1854)
[Arctiidae, Lithosiinae]

Geographical Range
India, Sikkim, Bhutan, Nepal, Indonesia, China (Taiwan, Yunnan) (Wang et al, 1982a; Wang, 1994b; Fang, 2000).

In Hong Kong
Distribution: widespread.
Status: common in woodland.
Adult Phenology: univoltine.

Notes: possibly involved in a mimicry relationship with Eterusia aedea (Zygaenidae).


  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
imago o o X*o o
- no records
o - 1 to 3 records
* - 4 to 9 records
X - 10+ records


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last updated 2nd June 2002


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