Leopard moth

Description
The leopard moth is white in colour with blueish-black spots covering its wings. The image shows the insect’s wing viewed down a microscope.
Accession Loan No.
263/1903/2706
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
leopard moth
Simple Name
insect: microscope slide preparation
Full Name
INSECTA: Zeuzera aesculi: wing
Dimensions
glass slide length 3 in; glass slide W 1 in; glass slide TH 1/16 in
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Carpenter, W B, Dr (from the collection of)
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
COSSIDAE
Genus
Zeuzera
Species
aesculi

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