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Unbelievable Picasso-like Moth of the Genus Bertholdia. These are called Clicking Tiger Moths because they emit an audible clicking which is now believed to actually jam the echolocation of bats, causing them to miss them when hunting. http://www.crome.org/wp/2009/07/moths-ja... http://www.sonarjamming.com/jamming-disc...
Came to an ultraviolet light in the garden, San Cristobal de Las Casas, 2,200 meters.
Lat: 16.71, Long: -92.61
Spotted on Aug 8, 2014
Submitted on Aug 11, 2014
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