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Crambid Moth

Cnaphalocrocis cf. patnalis


Small white moth with a thick brown outline, and faint brown lines on the center. The tip of the right forewing probably got nipped by a house gecko.


Found inside the house, most likely got attracted by the lights.


It is most likely Cnaphalocrocis patnalis, but most photos I see have darker, more defined brown lines. It could be that the colors on the moth have faded or due to the brightness. The closest I found is this

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Francis Floe
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Francis Floe

Iloilo City, Western Visayas, Philippines

Spotted on Sep 16, 2021
Submitted on Aug 30, 2022

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