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Crotalaria Podborer

Mangina argus

Description:

Mangina argus is a moth of the Arctiidae family. It is found in south-east Asia, including Zhejiang, Fujian, Jiangxi, Guangxi, Guangdong, Yunnan, Taiwan, Hunan, from southern India to Kashmir, the Himalayas, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago
Crotolaria Podborer
Mangina argus Mangina argus


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17 Comments

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

Thnx Sau for the information..I have already done it.sry for the delay though dear.
Thanks alot Adi :D

Hi Sew I have created a Mission For Moths Of Sri Lanka ! Please consider adding your moth spottings to it ! Thank you ! Here is the link !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/5124...

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Lovely spotting Meesha :)

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

thank you Mona & Akshi... :)

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 7 years ago

nice moth!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Wow.. It's so beautiful..

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Beautiful moth!

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

Thanx Marta... :)
Hey PS thnx and we'll get you a one :)

OMG wow Meesha Thars amazing , wonderful spotting ! The patterns are nice for a dress !!!!

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

Pretty moth!

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Thanks for confirmation, Nuwan!

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

Thank you nuwan!!!! :)

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 7 years ago

Beauty !! i agree with bayucca's suggestion..

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

Thnx B...... :)

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 7 years ago

wow !!!!!!!!!!!!!! really really beautiful... great spotting Meesha...

Sew
Sew 7 years ago

Thankyou Bayucca for the ID.. :)

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Mangina argus, formerly also called Argina argus.
I hope Nuwan will confirm that ;-)...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/381...
http://eol.org/pages/13814705/overview
http://www.flickr.com/photos/itchydogima...

Sew
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Sew

Kandy CP, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Sep 25, 2013
Submitted on Sep 25, 2013

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