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banana stem borer

Telchin licus

Notes:

Another species of the same family, seen in Kourou, French Guiana, in the 1990s. Family Castniidae?



1 species ID suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago
Banana Stem Borer
Telchin licus Telchin licus

4 Comments

EmilieChich
EmilieChich 5 years ago

Actually, I'm no longer in Guyana. I stayed there for 16 years (1985-2001), but I'm back in Europe now. And I did enjoy it!

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago

Welcome! To be honest, I am a little bit jealous about you being in Guyana ;-)... Enjoy!!

EmilieChich
EmilieChich 5 years ago

Thank you once more for your help, Bayucca.

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago

You are correct with Castniidae.

French Guiana

Lat: 5.16, Long: -52.64

Spotted on Feb 24, 2012
Submitted on Feb 24, 2012

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