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Lichen moth

Padenia transversa (Walker, 1854)


Length: ~0.7cm Season : Winter season Time : 03:45pm 21Dec2021 Frequency : Very Rare Life stage : Adult


Spotted inside the car parking very close to open abandoned area with lot of plants.

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Ornithoptera80 4 months ago

Oops, My bad. Looks like Padenia transversa is the correct ID. The other species is not found in south India, so this one seems correct.

m.prasad.369 4 months ago

Thank you and Ornithoptera80. :)
The ref link shows Padenia transversa.
Few more links :
It seems that species under Genus Padenia are named based on the region/country they're found (correct me if it is wrong) 4 months ago

Padenia sordida i think

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Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Dec 21, 2021
Submitted on Dec 21, 2021

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