Archaeoattacus edwardsii (White, 1859) - Edward's Atlas Moth

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Archaeoattacus edwardsii (White, 1859) – Edward's Atlas Moth: Ailanthus altissima (Simaroubaceae), Populus sp. (Salicaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Pinratana, A. & R.E. Lampe. 1990. Moths of Thailand, Volume 1: Saturniidae. # 2, pg 4, pl 9.\

  2. OD:Attacus edwardsii White, 1859; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. (1859) 27: 115, pl. 57; TL: Darjeeling at http://archive.org/stream/novitateszoologi02lond#page/36/mode/1up [accessed 25 January 2018]

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Archaeoattacus edwardsii (White, 1859) – Edward's Atlas Moth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.63. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/archaeoattacus-edwardsii, accessed 2023/12/11.