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𝗚𝗲𝗼𝗺𝗲𝘁𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝗲 Moth

Alcis sp.


Family: 𝗚𝗲𝗼𝗺𝗲𝘁𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝗲 Subfamily: 𝗘𝗻𝗻𝗼𝗺𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗲 Tribe: 𝗕𝗼𝗮𝗿𝗺𝗶𝗶𝗻𝗶 Genus: Most probably 𝘼𝙡𝙘𝙞𝙨 About a size of 3x2 cm...Seen at my apartment..It was drawn inside by light at night.


Larvae found on host plants in various vegetated habitats. Adults usually nearby, but most are nocturnal and attracted to light; a number of species are day-flying.


The Insect identification is based on best possibilities. Those who help for the id - Roger Kendrick Admin of FB page "IndianMoths" & Koushik Bhattacharjee my friend.

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Roy Arun
Roy Arun 3 years ago

Thanks Jim..

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 3 years ago

Not sure what it is, Roy, but I like it.

Roy Arun
Roy Arun 3 years ago

yep....i did ....thanks bro..

you may post in Indian moths. hopefully you will get a confirm id.

Roy Arun
Roy Arun 3 years ago

Thank You Koushik.....

Roy Arun
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Roy Arun

Asansol, West Bengal, India

Spotted on Jun 8, 2018
Submitted on Jun 13, 2018

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