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Damias caerulescens

Damias caerulescens

Damias caerulescens is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Arthur Gardiner Butler in 1889. It is found on the Solomon Islands.[1]

Damias caerulescens
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Arctiinae
Genus: Damias
D. caerulescens
Binomial name
Damias caerulescens
(Butler, 1889)
  • Scaptesyle caerulescens Butler, 1889
  • Caprimima caerulescens bougainvillei Rothschild, 1905
  • Damias caerulescens ab. binomica Strand, 1922
  • Damias mononis Jordan, 1904
  • Damias occidentalis Rothschild, 1912 (preocc. Rothschild & Jordan, 1901)
  • Atopomima philocosma Meyrick, 1936


  1. Savela, Markku. "Damias caerulescens (Butler, 1889)". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved October 2, 2019.

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