Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Black Witch Moth Ascalapha odorata

Photo: Michiel Oversteegen

Classification

Erebinae [subfamily]
Ascalapha [genus] (1)
odorata [species]

Classification

Erebinae [subfamily]
Ascalapha [genus] (1)
odorata [species]

Names

English name Black Witch Moth
Alternative English name Black Witch
Papiamento name Barbulètè Ebonit
Valid name Ascalapha odorata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Classification