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Footman moth

Eilema sp.

Habitat:

found on wall

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago
Footman Moth
Eilema sp. BioLib - Image - Eilema pseudocomplana


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2 Comments

Jopy
Jopy 7 years ago

I searched a little the species you suggested and other species...they are the same, and it would be impossible to find it again and take DNA :) I think I should ID this moth as genus name..
Thank you a lot!

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini, Eilema sp. sometimes also called Manuela sp.. Tricky one! I am not sure if it is possible to ID this one based upon this only picture and I don't know if it is possible to ID these without DNA. Maybe you find some more information. I would slightly tend to Eilema pseudcomplana, without exactly knowing why ;-)...

Jopy
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Jopy

Croatia

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

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