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Moth

Description:

Unusual moth of 2 cm in length with the hind wings triangular shaped. Family Geometridae, possibly of the genus Macaria.

Habitat:

Came to an ultraviolet light in the garden, San Cristobal de Las Casas, 2,200 meters.

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1 Comment

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Juan Carlos. It looks the closest to those in the genus Macaria, but I really just don't know so I guess I will put it as a possible Macaria.

LaurenZarate
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LaurenZarate

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 12, 2013
Submitted on Jul 19, 2013

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