Actias felicis felicis (Oberthur, 1896)

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China
March, probably 1-2 more broods
Cocoon
Very short, in the night
2-3 broods
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Pinus sylvestris, Larix
This species is not easy to rear. They shouldn't be overcrowded in  
later instars. Probably best reared on potted plants, but I don't have  
much information about them. It looks they are a mountain species, so  
advice is to keep them in lower temperature (below 22°C) and spray  
every day.
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