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Moths Of Sri Lanka

Moths Of Sri Lanka

Try to give much detail about the habitat the moth was seen and if a caterpillar was spotted the food plant if possible. Feel free to add any type of moth seen in Sri Lanka ! Happy Spottings to Every one ! Sign in to join mission

Moths Of Sri Lanka
Created by

Saumya Wanniarachchi

28 participants 289 spottings

This is a Mission to arrange all the observed Moth beauties in Sri Lanka in to one place . Moths are one of the most important insects ecologically as well as economically (as some are agriculture pests ) , and the diversity among each species are countless , so if you have spotted a moth or a moth caterpillar in Sri Lanka , pleas consider adding it to this mission !

Moths Of Sri Lanka

Lat: 7.89 Long: 80.73

Recent Spottings

Yellow Tail Tussok Moth i_munasinghe 2 0 Yellow Tail Tussok Moth
Grass moth Nature_Observer 2 0 Grass moth
Thyas honesta i_munasinghe 2 0 Thyas honesta
Crambid moth Nature_Observer 2 0 Crambid moth
Large Lace Border Nature_Observer 1 0 Large Lace Border
Geometrid moth Nature_Observer 2 0 Geometrid moth
Tropical sod webworm moth Nature_Observer 0 0 Tropical sod webworm moth
Endotricha mesenterialis Nature_Observer 2 0 Endotricha mesenterialis
Indian Wasp moth rithminiwee 3 0 Indian Wasp moth
geranium plume moth rithminiwee 1 0 geranium plume moth
Crambid Moth rithminiwee 1 0 Crambid Moth
Curved-horn Moths rithminiwee 1 0 Curved-horn Moths
Spotting rithminiwee 1 0 Spotting
Noctuid moth rithminiwee 1 0 Noctuid moth
Spotting rithminiwee 1 0 Spotting
Beet Webworm Moth rithminiwee 1 0 Beet Webworm Moth
Arctiid Moth rithminiwee 1 1 Arctiid Moth
Swallowtailed Moth i_munasinghe 5 2 Swallowtailed Moth
Lymantriid moth caterpillar i_munasinghe 1 0 Lymantriid moth caterpillar
Arctiid moth Chathura Udayanga 1 0 Arctiid moth
Noctuid moth NuwanChathuranga 2 0 Noctuid moth
Marbled White moth Lakkana 5 4 Marbled White moth
Green pergesa hawkmoth NuwanChathuranga 18 5 Green pergesa hawkmoth
Lichen moth NuwanChathuranga 13 2 Lichen moth
Moth Saumya Wanniarachchi 3 1 Moth
Crotalaria Pod Borer NuwanChathuranga 20 1 Crotalaria Pod Borer
Geometrid Moth NuwanChathuranga 4 0 Geometrid Moth
Indian Wasp Moth Paul Davis 4 0 Indian Wasp Moth
Noctuid Moth Chathura Udayanga 5 1 Noctuid Moth
Lichen Moth Laknath Bandaranaike 2 2 Lichen Moth
Humming-Bird Hawk-Moth NuwanChathuranga 24 9 Humming-Bird Hawk-Moth
Brown Tussock Moth NuwanChathuranga 3 0 Brown Tussock Moth
Oleander Hawk-moth Saumya Wanniarachchi 9 2 Oleander Hawk-moth
Blue day-moth caterpillar Dilan Chathuranga 6 1 Blue day-moth caterpillar
Atlas Moth NuwanChathuranga 9 1 Atlas Moth
Elephant hawkmoth SachindraUmesh 3 0 Elephant hawkmoth
Crambid Moth NuwanChathuranga 3 0 Crambid Moth
Crambid moth NuwanChathuranga 1 2 Crambid moth
Limacodid Moths NuwanChathuranga 16 4 Limacodid Moths
Pellucid Hawk Moth SachindraUmesh 5 2 Pellucid Hawk Moth
Spotting SanjayaDeshapriya 0 2 Spotting
Blue day-moth caterpillar Dilan Chathuranga 10 3 Blue day-moth caterpillar
Erebid Moth NuwanChathuranga 1 0 Erebid Moth
Metalmark Moth NuwanChathuranga 25 10 Metalmark Moth
Moth Caterpillar NuwanChathuranga 1 1 Moth Caterpillar
Lily Moth NuwanChathuranga 1 0 Lily Moth
Greater Death's Head Hawkmoth Laknath Bandaranaike 1 8 Greater Death's Head Hawkmoth
Lobster Moth caterpillar Chathura Udayanga 25 14 Lobster Moth caterpillar
Tortrix Moth NuwanChathuranga 11 4 Tortrix Moth
Erebid Moth NuwanChathuranga 13 2 Erebid Moth

Recently joined

Ornithoptera80 Saturniidae27 Nature_Observer i_munasinghe
Hasitha Sandaruvan Jim Swalwell ruwangikagunawardana SanjayaDeshapriya
Mike24 kamansuji MalingaPrabhasara Chathura Udayanga
Paul Davis Lakkana induruh Sew
SachindraUmesh Dilan Chathuranga NuwanChathuranga Adarsha B S
Bhagya Herath Chamalka Dulmini Saumya Wanniarachchi pwijerathna550
isurubhagya Dulmi Dave19 Laknath Bandaranaike
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