Cymbalophora pudica  Esper, 1784
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Lepidoptera / Erebidae
Mediterranean Tiger Moth     Żarżur
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Cymbalophora pudica is a common moth throughout the Maltese Islands. Adult males make audible noises during flight. The larvae feed on various grasses during the night; they hide under stones during the day.

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