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Caprinia felderi

Caprinia felderi

Caprinia felderi is a moth in the family Crambidae. It was described by Julius Lederer in 1863.[1] It is found in India (Assam), on Java and Ambon Island,[2] as well as in Australia, where it has been recorded from Queensland.

Caprinia felderi
Scientific classification
C. felderi
Binomial name
Caprinia felderi
Lederer, 1863

The wingspan is about 30 mm. The wings are white with broad black margins. The forewings have a black line along the costa and the hindwings have a black spot on the costa.[3]


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  2. Savela, Markku. "Caprinia felderi Lederer, 1863". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
  3. Herbison-Evans, Don & Crossley, Stella (17 March 2012). "Caprinia felderi Lederer, 1863". Australian Caterpillars and their Butterflies and Moths. Retrieved 4 April 2018.

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