Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

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

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Fairy Longhorn Moth

Adela sp


Small diurnal moth with unusually long antennas - at least 3 times longer than forewings. Total length, without antennae, a bit shy of 1cm. Color predominantly bronzy iridescent.


Seen on fleabane growing on edges of deciduous, predominantly oak, (Bagasse forest) forest on France-Switzerland border, in a valley of lake Geneva, just in between Jura and Alps mountains ranges.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Jun 16, 2018
Submitted on Jun 19, 2018

Related Spottings

Perichares adela Grüner Langfühler Adela caeruleella Green longhorn

Nearby Spottings

Pyramidal Orchid Alpine Squill Fly honeysuckle Harvestman
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors