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Moth

Dalceridae, Acraginae

Notes:

Attracted to the light sheet set up at Pico Bonito Lodge.

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7 Comments

Jeannette
Jeannette 7 years ago

Wow, different looking moth :)

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Thanks Karen, I didn't know about the moth mission. I'll add all my moth and moth caterpillars to it.

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

What a beauty! Tom, please consider adding you lovely collect of moths to the Moths of the World mission http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8841...

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Thanks Chief RedEarth and bayucca.

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Looks like a Dalceridae, Acraginae. Did not found a reasonable match.

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Yuko, it does look like it's about to attack the sharpshooter, but its not really.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 7 years ago

What a beautiful color! Looks like the moth is scaring the hopper (?) away. :-)

Tom15
Spotted by
Tom15

Yoro, Honduras

Spotted on Mar 25, 2011
Submitted on Feb 12, 2013

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