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Synaphe punctalis

Synaphe punctalis

Description:

Moth, polilla. Synaphe punctalis is a moth of the family Pyralidae. The wingspan is 22–27 mm. The moth flies in one generation from June to August and are attracted to light. The caterpillars feed on mosses.

Habitat:

Inside the house.

Notes:

Camera Model: NIKON D300. Exposure Time: 1/60 sec.; f/32; ISO Speed Rating: 200. Focal Length: 90.0 mm. Flash fired

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2 Comments

arlanda
arlanda 6 years ago

Finally I identified it as Synaphe punctalis, of the Pyralidae family.

arlanda
arlanda 6 years ago

Synaphe sp.?

O Saviñao, Galicia, Spain

Lat: 42.58, Long: -7.64

Spotted on Aug 4, 2012
Submitted on Sep 17, 2012

Reference

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