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Tiger Moth (?Black-veined Yellow)

Pachydota sp. (?nervosa)

Habitat:

On the edge of mountain semi rainforest in Costa Rica

2 Species ID Suggestions

injica
injica 9 years ago
Black-veined Yellow
Pachydota nervosa Moths of the Andes - Pachydota nervosa
bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago
Tiger Moth
Pachydota sp. Moths of the Andes - Pachydota nervosa


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6 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 9 years ago

Hehehe... sorry Carol, run out of lemon cookies!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 9 years ago

Beautiful!

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Phaegopterini, Pachydota sp., very similar to Pachydota nervosa, the most common one, but not "identical" and I did not find a record from Costa Rica or Central America. But it nevertheless might be Pachydota nervosa, the ressemblance is really astonishing (besides the little details...).

Telse
Telse 9 years ago

Gorgeous Pamsai!

Telse
Telse 9 years ago

GEEZ! I Love Moth week!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 9 years ago

So lemon! I want a lemon cookie now. Looks delicious! WOW!

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Cartago, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 11, 2013
Submitted on Jul 23, 2013

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