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Carpenter Moth

Xyleutes strix

Description:

More than 90mm long. amilia: Cossidae Subfamilia: Zeuzerinae Genus: Xyleutes Species: Xyleutes strix (Linnaeus, 1758) https://species.wikimedia.org/wiki/Xyleu...

Habitat:

Low land, tropical wood.

Notes:

Synonyms Phalaena Noctua strix Linnaeus, 1758

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4 Comments

Juan Manuel
Juan Manuel 7 years ago

Tnx, Maria DB!

Juan Manuel
Juan Manuel 7 years ago

You are right, as usual, Bayucca. I) edit it right now

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

As common name I suggest Carpenter Moth. Noctuidae is a family name, but yours is a Cossidae.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Nice one!

Juan Manuel
Spotted by
Juan Manuel

Cagayan, Philippines

Spotted on Sep 16, 2013
Submitted on Sep 16, 2013

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