Chile, West Argentina
In between 5 and 6,5 cm
at least 2 flights annually (November to May)
Rosaceae (Rubus, Rosa, Malus, ...)
Not an easy species. Many eggs die during transport from Chile to Europe. Keep warm (minimum room temperature) and clean. Rear in spacious, well ventilated plastic containers. Avoid condensation. . Ready to pupate within 6 weeks (depending on temperature and quality of the food). Pupal stage in between flights is short (approximately 3 to 4 weeks).
obtaining viable eggs