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Purple-barred Yellow

Lythria sp.

Description:

Moth with orange wings with a red line across.

Habitat:

Open meadow. N-W Spain.


1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago
Purple-barred Yellow
Lythria sp. Purple-barred Yellow - Lythria cruentaria - Overview


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1 Comment

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Geometridae, Sterrhinae, Lythriini, Lythria sp. It is either Sanguinaria or Cruentaria, but there are conflicting entries in EOL and leps.it, which need clarification. Both are actually trustable sites, but it looks like that one of them has a wrong ID!?? Come back later, when things are cleared!
http://www.leps.it/indexjs.htm?SpeciesPa...
http://www.leps.it/indexjs.htm?SpeciesPa...
http://eol.org/pages/287635/overview

msb86
Spotted by
msb86

Tejeda y Segoyuela, Castilla y León, Spain

Lat: 40.62, Long: -5.95

Spotted on Jun 6, 2013
Submitted on Jun 6, 2013

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