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Uraniid Moth

Urapteroides astheniata

Description:

This is an Uraniid Moth that i found on the wall of my house. The wingspan of this moth is about 60 mm. This spotting is a part of my event in National Moth Week 2014.

Habitat:

- Spotted on the wall of my house.

Notes:

- This moth is from the Uraniidae family.
* Kingdom: Animalia
* Phylum: Arthropoda
* Class: Insecta
* Order: Lepidoptera
* Family: Uraniidae
* Genus: Urapteroides
* Species: U. astheniata

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2 Comments

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 6 years ago

Congrats! This spotting is being featured as a PN Fun Fact:

Wow! Check out this amazing moth from Malaysia! Just spotted this week during Moth Week! We hope you will get out and explore the moths in your neighborhood. Here is a repeat of our blog from last year on Tips for Moth-ers!

http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/5578298...

CynthiaMHori
CynthiaMHori 6 years ago

Beautiful! Congrats

Lanzz
Spotted by
Lanzz

Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

Spotted on Jul 19, 2014
Submitted on Jul 19, 2014

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