Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Nine-spotted Moth

Amata cf. phegea

2 Species ID Suggestions

arlanda
arlanda 8 years ago
Veränderliche Rotwidderchen
Zygaena ephialtes Veränderliches Rotwidderchen – Wikipedia
bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Nine-spotted Moth
Amata cf. phegea Nine-spotted moth


Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Syntomini, Amata sp. and for me it looks like a male Amata phegea. But it is really tricky to separate Amata phegea from Amata kruegeri, depending on the size of the spots on the hindwing, sex and the variability within both species.
http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Tax...
http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Tax...
http://www.leps.it/indexjs.htm?SpeciesPa...
http://www.leps.it/images/Arctiidae/InLe...

deepskywim
Spotted by
deepskywim

Croatia

Spotted on Jun 28, 2013
Submitted on Nov 28, 2013

Related Spottings

Amata Wasp Moth Farfalla prete Fegea Amata Wasp Moth [g] Amata - mating

Nearby Spottings

Burgundy snail Goldenrod crab spider / Cvjetni pauk Fuchia Scorpion
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team