Lyces annulata described in JosiaJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionA fairly common and widespread species, ranging from Venezuela to Peru along the eastern slopes of the Andes. Larvae have been reared on Passiflora (Granadilla) nitida, P.(G.). cyanea, and P. (G.) maliformis.
CharacteristicsMembers of the clade of Lyces aurimutua, L. annulata, L. cruciata, L. minuta and L. tamara are recognizable by abdominal markings: they share a lateral orange stripe and a dorsal transverse orange band on A1.
Miller JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.
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