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Fallen Bark Looper

Gastrophora henricaria

11 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Welcome..!!
I always like to share information what help any user.. :)

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

Thanks AshishNimkar.. It is great to find an ID for the animals.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

This is what referred by Wiki...
http://web.archive.org/web/2008080323001...
May help you in future...

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Hi Lori got it accurately...
I was trying with suspect of Geometridae... but not able find sub family Oenochrominae where this moth is classified. Bugguide not included this subfamily.

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

Thanks lori.tas.. and AshishNimkar!

lori.tas
lori.tas 9 years ago

It's a male, which you can tell from the large fuzzy antennae. Females have slender antennae.

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

@ AshishNimkar .. It looks like a Eudocima but I have not found with one?!?

Christiane
Christiane 9 years ago

Thanks AshishNimkar .. I have to look into it!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

I feel its one of following genus
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eudocima

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Also known as Underwing moth..spectacular contrast between over and under wings..!!

Christiane
Spotted by
Christiane

Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Jul 12, 2011
Submitted on Jul 19, 2011

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