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Moths of the Amazon and Andes
Boisduval's Tiger
Chetone histrio  BOISDUVAL, 1870
Superfamily - NOCTUOIDEA
Family - EREBIDAE

subfamily - ARCTIINAE

Tribe - PERICOPINI

Chetone histrio, Mariposas, Satipo, Peru  Adrian Hoskins
Introduction
There are 22 species in the genus Chetone, a group of brightly coloured day-flying moths which are found variously from Mexico to Bolivia.
Habitats
This species occurs in rainforest and cloudforest habitats at elevations between about 500-2000m, on the eastern slopes of the Andes.
Lifecycle
To be completed.
Adult behaviour

To be completed.

 

 

 

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