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Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth

Empyreuma pugione

Description:

Gorgeous moth with royal blue body and scarlet wings. White spots along body. From the shape, I was not initially sure this was even a moth! Found resting on a stucco post during the day.

Habitat:

Touristy area of St. Kitts, near cruise terminal

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Mandy Hollman
Spotted by
Mandy Hollman

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Spotted on Jan 4, 2017
Submitted on Jan 8, 2017

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