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Walkers Owl Moth

Erebus macrops

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Walker's Owl Moth
Erebus macrops Erebus macrops


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DudleyVenner
DudleyVenner 7 years ago

Thanks Johan, that looks spot on

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 7 years ago

Dudley, Looks like I found the ID.

DudleyVenner
DudleyVenner 7 years ago

Thanks Johan, i will update it

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 7 years ago

Hi Dudley, this moth is of the Eribidae family of moths. I'm of the opinion that it is Erebus atavistis,(http://africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/EREBINAE/erebus%20atavistis.htm), unfortunately the site does not give a common name.

Seethe following link as well: http://africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/E...

http://africanmoths.com/pages/thumbs.htm...

DudleyVenner
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DudleyVenner

Mbabane, Sifundza seHhohho, Swaziland

Spotted on Dec 22, 2013
Submitted on Dec 22, 2013

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