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Possibly: Amazon Silky White

Sericoptera sp. (possibly mahometeria or chiffa)

Habitat:

halogen light setup on the edge of pre-montane rainforest

1 Species ID Suggestions

Amazon Silky White
Sericoptera mahometeria Moths of the Andes - Sericoptera mahometeria


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2 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 9 years ago

thanks Nuwan and bayucca. I have combined your ID's

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Could also be Sericoptera chiffa. Until now nobody could tell me how to separate the several Sericoptera sp.
http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Tax...
http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Tax...
Personally I would go with Sericoptera sp.

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Cartago, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 15, 2013
Submitted on Jul 24, 2013

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