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Day Flying Moth

Heterusia sp.

Description:

Small day flying moth.

Habitat:

Seen on damp ground in a National Park of dense cloud forest in Bolivia. 1265 m,

2 Species ID Suggestions

geometridae moth
Heterusia dividata
Heterusia gratulata
Heterusia gratulata All taxa Colombia - iGoTerra


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6 Comments

pamsai
pamsai a year ago

Thanks bayucca... changed it !

bayucca
bayucca a year ago

Take Heterusia sp. as ID. It is not Gratulata and not Dividiata.

pamsai
pamsai a year ago

Oh I missed all that discussion... Thanks to all 3 of you for the ID. bayucca, ornithoptera80 and saturniidae27. Seems like equal votes for 2 different species here, but I guess the iGoTerra link probably sways it. Looks like a match !...

Saturniidae27
Saturniidae27 a year ago

Thanks for the helpful information bayucca.

Ornithoptera80
Ornithoptera80 a year ago

I will be sure to,thank you bayucca for the information

bayucca
bayucca a year ago

Ok, guys, thanks for your assistance in finding an ID. I think we can go with Heterusia sp. as genus. But, please, add links for your suggestions, not only as a proof ;-), but also for discussions :-)!

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Municipio Coripata, La Paz, Bolivia

Spotted on May 4, 2019
Submitted on Jul 29, 2019

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