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Wasp Moth

Trichura cerberus


This one looks like a winged carpenter ant.

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bayucca 9 years ago
Wasp Moth
Trichura cerberus BOLD Systems: Taxonomy Browser

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bayucca 9 years ago

We once had this one, one of my hardest ever to ID:
Your is the female of Cerberus, I think. Karen's is the male, but I have some doubts about hers being Cerberus, although Julian Donahue brought that one into the came (besides Druryi). I did not had the time to discuss that with Julian. But I am still very confident about the ID of Karen's Trichura sp.
Please, verify Cerberus for your wasp moth! I am pretty sure, but would not bet my ranch on it.
You have to look very carefully at each vein and marking to compare...
But it was a fine final ID for this great day! Good night!

Tom15 9 years ago

Thanks bayucca, another wasp moth identified!

Spotted by

Olanchito, Honduras

Spotted on Mar 25, 2011
Submitted on Feb 24, 2013

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