Photos: Empyreuma anassa

Empyreuma anassa is a moth found in Jamaica; its larvae are known to feed on the Oleander plant. Moth - Empyreuma anassaEmpyreuma moths are tiger moths and Anassa is a Greek word meaning “queen”.

The moth – Empyreuma anassa, is wasp-like in appearance and is sometimes thought to be the Empyreuma pugione L. moth. Moth - Empyreuma anassaSee photos of this moth opening up its wings. Moth - Empyreuma anassa Moth - Empyreuma anassa Moth - Empyreuma anassamoth -Empyreuma anassa

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