Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Yoga Moth

Description:

This moth likes to land on twigs or rope in order to do it's Yoga thing. The wings clasp the rope while the abdomen sticks out perpendicular to it's substrate. About 1 cm long. As you can see from the second picture, it will do the same thing on flat surfaces.

Habitat:

Came to an ultraviolet light, Finca Argovia, Ruta de Café, Soconusco Area of Chiapas, about 2 hours north of Tapachula.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Nov 21, 2015
Submitted on Apr 11, 2016

Related Spottings

Western Tussock Moth Caterpillar Spotting

Nearby Spottings

Moth Moth Fig Sphinx Moth Moth