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Leaf-blotch Miner Moth

Description:

This is a very small moth measuring1/2" or less.

Habitat:

Tropical dry forest in NW Costa Rica at the end of the rainy season. This was spotted at night.

Notes:

Gracillariidae

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4 Comments

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 8 years ago

Thanks Helena! It is a Leaf-blotch Miner Moth.

Helena k
Helena k 8 years ago

I'm not sure what kind of insect it is- great shot though...

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 8 years ago

Thanks Maria.

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Nice shots

LarryGraziano
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LarryGraziano

Provincia Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Spotted on Nov 10, 2012
Submitted on Apr 27, 2013

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