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All three species have the ability to emit a loud chirp if irritated. The sound is produced by inhaling and expelling air, which vibrates the epipharynx like an accordion, often accompanied by flashing of the brightly colored abdomen in a further attempt to deter predators. Eggs are laid singly under old leaves of a host plant and are green or grey-blue. Solanaceae, Verbenaceae, Oleaceae, Bignoniaceae, and others.
The skull-like pattern and its fanciful associations with the supernatural and evil have fostered superstitious fears of Acherontia species, particularly Acherontia atropos, perhaps because it is the most widely known. The moths’ sharp, mouse-like squeaking intensify the effect. Edgar Allan Poe’s short story The Sphinx describes a close encounter with a death’s-headed sphinx moth, describing it as “the genus Sphinx, of the family Crepuscularia of the order Lepidoptera. The moth plays a central role in the 2015 Taiwanese horror film The Tag-Along. The death’s-head moth features in the 1968 horror film “The Blood Beast Terror” starring Peter Cushing.
The species Acherontia atropos is mentioned, though the costume of the human-moth hybrid creature is not an accurate representation of the moth. The species names atropos, lachesis and styx are all from Greek myth and related to death. Secret of “Death” Moth’s Scary Squeak Revealed”. Moritz, RFA, WH Kirchner and RM Crewe. The natural history of British butterflies and moths.
Pub: William Glaisher, London, ca 1870. The New Forest: its history and its scenery by John Richard de Capel Wise, pg. This page was last edited on 12 March 2018, at 16:02. For the post-metal band, see The Atlas Moth. The body is disproportionately small compared to the wings. The upper side of the wings are reddish-brown with a pattern of black, white, pink, and purple lines and triangular, scale-less windows bordered in black. The undersides of the wings are paler.