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Tiger Moth

Eucereon tarona

Description:

This moth had a red body.

Habitat:

found in the evening on a sheet under a halogen light, in pre-montane rainforest outside Tuis, Costa Rica

2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Tiger Moth
Eucereon sp. BOLD Systems: Taxonomy Browser
Cameron P
Cameron P 8 years ago
moth
Eucereon tarona Eucereon tarona - Overview


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3 Comments

Cameron P
Cameron P 8 years ago

It also looks just like E. rosinum

http://eol.org/pages/3890568/overview

but it seems that name may have been a synonym for E. tarona, because it's been removed from the Eucereon list on EOL and is only found via search. I have nothing to back that up except an educated guess though

Telse
Telse 8 years ago

Lovely Pamsai!

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Arctiini, Eucereon sp. An extremely tricky genus...
Same one like yours:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/birdernatur...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/birdernatur...

pamsai
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pamsai

Cartago, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 11, 2013
Submitted on Jul 25, 2013

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