Tussar Moth,l Antheraea frithi in a Frame


Species Name: Antheraea frithi

Common Name: Tussar Moth

Origin: India, Thailand and Southeast Asia

Size: 5" x 7" Black Shadowbox Frame

Made in Australia

Antheraea is a moth. Several species of this genus have caterpillars which produce wild silk of commercial importance. Commonly called "tussar silk", the moths are named tussar moths after the fabric.