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Genus Empyreuma

Spotted Oleander Moth - Empyreuma pugione Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth final instar larva - Empyreuma pugione Same species? - Empyreuma pugione Empyreuma affinis - Empyreuma pugione Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth - Empyreuma pugione - male Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth  - Empyreuma pugione Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth - Empyreuma pugione Dark Red Wings, White Spot  - Empyreuma pugione
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Euchromiina
Genus Empyreuma
Numbers
Neartica lists 1 North American species, affinis.
Internet References
Very informative page on distribution, biology, etc., of this species at IFAS Extension page.