Agdistis endrodyi

Agdistis endrodyi

Agdistis endrodyi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pterophoridae
Genus: Agdistis
Species: A. endrodyi
Binomial name
Agdistis endrodyi
Kovtunovich & Ustjuzhanin, 2009

Agdistis endrodyi is a moth in the Pterophoridae family. It is known from South Africa (Western Cape).

The wingspan is 20-30 mm. The forewings are light grey with sharp dots, two dots in the discal area almost confluenting into an oblique streak. The two other dots are found in the middle part and at the wing base. Adults are on wing in October.


The species is named after Dr S. Endrödy-Younga, a famous South African entomologist.


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