MOTHS OF BELIZE
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19(b). Noctuidae: Noctuinae
The species of the small subfamily NOCTUINAE hold their wings outstretched at
rest rather than at an angle over the back and possess rows of spines on
their hind-tibiae. Many are major agricultural pests as larvae,
especially the 'cutworms' of the genus
BELIZE SPECIES | BACK TO LIST OF MOTH FAMILIES |
I have taken only one species of this subfamily in Belize to date,
as listed below.
Please click on the species name to go to a colour
illustration of the adult and brief
information on the species.
Anicla infecta Ochsenheimer 1816