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Walker's Moth

Sosxetra grata


found in the evening on a sheet under a halogen light, in mountain rainforest outside Tuis, Costa Rica


the first in a series of many moths spotted in Costa Rica, at Rancho Naturalis.

1 species ID suggestions

Walker's Moth
Sosxetra grata BOLD Systems: Taxonomy Browser

37 Comments (1–25)

pamsai a year ago

thanks for all the fav's also...

pamsai a year ago

thanks everyone for the congratulations - my first SOTD! So happy to be able to share it with you all...

vasudha548 a year ago

Nice spotting

WoW its beautiful

Kranti Dhiman
Kranti Dhiman a year ago

unique ! congrats !!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne a year ago

WAY TO GO PAM!! Congratulations!!! Not a surprise actually. So glad!

Essa está linda!!

sagittariidae a year ago

This is incredibly beautiful!

Joshua Asel
Joshua Asel a year ago

What an incredible looking moth. Very nice congratulations :)

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso a year ago

Beautiful spot, Pam! Congrats!

HarumKoh a year ago


Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd a year ago

Awesome sighting! Congratulations Pam!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway a year ago

Congratulations, Pam !!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri a year ago

Congratulations, wonderful find,,

dotun55 a year ago

psychedelic indeed!

Telse a year ago

This is truly amazing... if I could give this animal another heart, thumbs up and so forth, I would! I hope you show us more! ( I have visited Costa Rica)

Wild Things
Wild Things a year ago

Congrats Pam!

Telse a year ago

Wow Pam ! Spectacular! Congratulations! Really this is spectacular!

LaurenZarate a year ago

Congratulations Pam! A really spectacular moth!

injica a year ago

Beautiful, congrats!

ToshimiDowaki a year ago

Very nice! Congratulations!

Congrats Pam!

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh a year ago

Congrats Pam. It's gorgeous.

Congratulations Pam!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a year ago

Congrats Pam. Well deserved.

Cartago, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.84, Long: -83.58

Spotted on Jul 14, 2013
Submitted on Jul 22, 2013

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