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Oriental Orange banded Green Geometer moth

Eucyclodes gavissima, Walker, 1861

Description:

The pattern of white zig-zag fasciae and, more distally, spots on bright green, with blackish suffusion at the costa round the forewing postmedial is distinctive.

Habitat:

The species is rare. Two specimens were taken at 300m in the mixed dipterocarp forest of Ulu Temburong, Brunei. (@Moths of Borneo) This photo is taken at 1305 m in the Mixed Broadleaf Tropical forest of Tsirang, Bhutan on 23rd July, 2012 by me.

Notes:

Geometridae, Geometrinae, Eucyclodes gavissima Walker comb. n. Spotting for NMW 2012

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42 Comments (1–25)

James McNair
James McNair 6 years ago

Wow

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Congrats Jatishwor, your moth is featured in the Project Noah blog! http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/5623943...

honeydogleo
honeydogleo 8 years ago

Amazing colors

injica
injica 8 years ago

What a kitchy moth :)

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Interesting n very beautiful!

Dipika Kalaria
Dipika Kalaria 8 years ago

wonderful moth..

Thanks Karel L and Ashish for ur complements and update.

Hanno Shalaby
Hanno Shalaby 9 years ago

fantastic !!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Jatishwor... please update ID
Common ID- Oriental Orange banded Green Geometer moth.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

A great Spotting of the Day! This moth looks like an inspiration for a Missoni print! Congrats Irungbam!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Congrats Jatishwor for honor of SOTD in Moth week...!!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Congratulations Irungbam !

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 9 years ago

Congrats! A truly wonderful spotting!!!

NathanO'Dea
NathanO'Dea 9 years ago

WOW

Thanks to all for complement.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 9 years ago

Congratulations on SOTD and all your beautiful Bhutan spottings Jatishwor!

surekha
surekha 9 years ago

Absolutely beautiful! Congrats!

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 9 years ago

Congratulations

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Congratulations!

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

wow superb ! and congrats for SOTD!

TishannePatterson
TishannePatterson 9 years ago

Stunning moth,wonderful sighting and share. Thank you!

PapoBestard
PapoBestard 9 years ago

Congrats! Beautiful pics!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

Congratulations!

Thanks the Project Noah team for the honor ans selecting my spotting as Spotting of the day..

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 9 years ago

Amazing!

Tsirang, Bhutan

Spotted on Jul 23, 2012
Submitted on Jul 24, 2012

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