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Description:

Fuzzy headed, rust colored moth found outside my room in Belize.

Notes:

Can anyone help me id this moth?

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Saturniid Moth
Automeris sp.


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1 Comment

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Saturniidae, Automeris sp., looks like an Automeris moloneyi, probably male. But you need a picture of the hindwing to be sure:
http://www.mbarnes.force9.co.uk/belizemo...

HeatherK
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HeatherK

Belmopan, Belize

Spotted on Oct 18, 2012
Submitted on Dec 19, 2012

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