ⓘ Actias dubernardi


ⓘ Chinese luna moth

An adult moths life is short, no longer than 10 to 12 days females live longer due to their fat reserves. Pairing is easy in a medium-sized cage. A beautiful hybrid with Graellsia isabellae was obtained by a team of French entomologists.


1. Host plants

Pine tree - Pinus species. In the wild they eat Pinus massoniana. Caterpillars rather like Pinus sylvestris Scots pine, but they will also eat Pinus nigra black pine.