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Opisthoxia Miletia Moth

Opisthoxia miletia

Description:

It came in the early evening, it flew like a butterfly and I could not get better pictures, too fast.

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Maniacval
Maniacval 8 years ago
Opisthoxia miletia
Opisthoxia miletia Opisthoxia miletia -- Discover Life


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8 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Lovely!

Thank you for the ID Marval.

Thank you, Ashish Nimkar, I am searching.
Upside Down Moth has a resemblance just can find one like mine!

Thank you, alicelongmartin.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

This type mostly called Swallowtail or Upside Down Moth.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Beautiful Moth!

Thank you J. I was so sure it was a Butterfly the way it behaved but a moth it is great also I am happy to know I may get it ID.Thank you again.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

It is a moth in the family Uraniidae. Nice spotting! I can't seem to find a match at the moment.

Alajuela, Costa Rica

Spotted on Nov 9, 2012
Submitted on Nov 11, 2012

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