Tuesday, March 8, 2011

A Tiger Moth: Cyana conclusa

Cyana conclusa
I found this beautiful moth in the bathroom in the house in Jonggol. So i moved it to a papaya tree in the backyard (the backyard is in front of the bathroom) and take some photos of the moth.

Classification of a tiger moth: Cyana conclusa

system Vitaeliving organisms
domain Eukaryota Whittaker & Margulis, 1978 - lifeforms with nucletic cells
superregnum Unikonta
Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987b
kingdom Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
subregnum Eumetazoa Butschli, 1910
divisio Bilateria Hatschek, 1888
subdivisio Protostomia Grobben, 1908 - protostomes
phylum Arthropoda - arthropods
subphylum Hexapoda Blainville, 1816
class Insecta - insects
subclass Pterygota
infraclass Neoptera Martynov, 1923
order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758 - butterflies and moths
suborder Glossata
infraorder Heteroneura
falanga Ditrysia
superfamily Noctuoidea Latreille, 1809
family Arctiidae Leach, 1815 - tiger moths
subfamily Lithosiinae
Tribus Nudariini
Subtribus Nudariina
Genus Cyana Walker, 1854
Species Cyana conclusa Walker, 1862
Source www.biolib.cz/en/taxonposition/id789600/

Cyana conclusa 2
Cyana conclusa 3
Cyana conclusa 4
Cyana conclusa 5
Cyana conclusa 6
Camera: Sony Ericsson K800i
Location: Jonggol, West Java, Indonesia

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birdy said...

Stunning captures and great information. I shot this moth some time ago, but was not aware of its name.

daisugi said...

hai birdy, nice to see you, and thanks for giving some comments here :-)

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