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Loepa sikkima

Habitat:

tropical

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11 Comments

aricoent
aricoent 8 years ago

o.k
ILL put it in your mission soon.
thank u so much @trav

travellingchez
travellingchez 8 years ago

Wow what a great capture.
I've created a mission so we can document the wide variety of insects in Indonesia. It's here if you are interested.
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1773...

tsahanidbear
tsahanidbear 8 years ago

iv seen a couple of those before their so pretty!!! and big, but they look really creepy because they look like they have eyes!! 0_0

Wow! Is that flying?
In that case, U should put it on the mission: Global Flight!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

sikkima :-)

aricoent
aricoent 8 years ago

both of them look similar,and both of them live in my place,i think. so which is the right answer megacore,or sikkima...

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

i also go with sikkima..
Loepa megacore is also found in the mapped area.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/17487183@N0...

aricoent
aricoent 8 years ago

first encounters with this species.

UrifahRidlo
UrifahRidlo 8 years ago

awesome moth!

So beautiful!

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Need to be verified. There might be other Loepa sp. in your area:
http://ccs-hk.org/DM/butterfly/Saturnida...
Nuwan should confirm or correct...

aricoent
Spotted by
aricoent

Jawa Tengah, Indonesia

Spotted on Dec 12, 2012
Submitted on Dec 13, 2012

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