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The Cucumber Moth

Diaphania indica (Saunders, 1851)




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Cucumber Moth
Diaphania indica Diaphania indica


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5 Comments

JordiPrats
JordiPrats 2 years ago

Nice spot, please consider to add to Butterflies and Moths of Indonesia mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/2158...

KarenL
KarenL 6 years ago

Nice spot!

dotun55
dotun55 6 years ago

Great close up!
Severally, I see smaller versions of this in my backyard. They hardly grow up to this size as they're often a victim of a nocturnal white crab spider in the flower they go to nectar. They're always twirling their tail end to dazzle predators.

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 6 years ago

you're welcome!

IanWongkar
IanWongkar 6 years ago

NuwanChathuranga, thank you for the ID.

IanWongkar
Spotted by
IanWongkar

Banten, Indonesia

Lat: -6.23, Long: 106.60

Spotted on Sep 27, 2012
Submitted on Sep 27, 2012

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