Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Curoba moth

Curoba sangarida


Is a monotypic genus of moth, in the subfamily of arctiinae first described by Caspar Stoll in 1782.Was flying in the day as it is a day flying moth.It has a black fore wing with white stripes.On the hind wing it has striking bright red.They feed on the host plant Crossandra infundibuliformis.The caterpillars are brown and orange with many hairs.


South india and Sri Lanka.Where Crossandra infundibuliformis is available.


Was flying, feeding on rotting coconut tree. Day flyer.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Saturniidae27 a month ago

Check out this link :)

Spotted by

ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕನ್ನಡ, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jul 4, 2018
Submitted on Apr 16, 2020

Related Spottings

Moth Arctiid moth Arctiid moth Arctiid moth

Nearby Spottings

southern birdwing slug moth caterpillar green pergesa hawkmoth giant pill millipede