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Owlet moth

Gesonia obeditalis Walker, [1859]


Measurements: ~1.5cm x 0.6cm Season : Winter season Time : 00:15am 20Dec2021 Frequency : Very Rare Life stage : Adult Observations : Fore wings look gold coloured whereas hind wings greyish.


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

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Owlet moth
Gesonia obeditalis Gesonia obeditalis

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m.prasad.369 4 months ago

Okay. Thank you for the clarification! :)

Ornithoptera80 4 months ago

Variation within different specimens and fading colors over it's lifetime play a role to this difference.

m.prasad.369 4 months ago

Thank you Ornithoptera80! :) There is some pattern variation at sub marginal side especially those orange and yellow wavy patterns. Is it because Indian variant or patterns vary in its life time.

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Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Dec 20, 2021
Submitted on Dec 21, 2021


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