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Megalopygid Moth

Trosia sp. nr. fallax

Notes:

As stated in this website, there are many very similar species, and the genus needs revision. http://www.mbarnes.force9.co.uk/belizemo...

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7 Comments

Tom15
Tom15 6 years ago

Thanks Mona. It does have a nice color and pattern.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 6 years ago

Gorgeous moth..

Cool!

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Thanks Phillip, Rieko and Karen for all the nice comments.

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Gorgeous!

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Very pretty moth. Beautiful.

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 7 years ago

Look at those "eyebrows"! And the circle pattern made out of red dots, this is just a beautiful species! Stunning!

Tom15
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Tom15

Olanchito, Honduras

Spotted on Mar 25, 2011
Submitted on Feb 14, 2013

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