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Snout moth

Parotis marginata


This lovely green, slightly tattered moth had a wingspan of approx. 3 cm (1.2 inches).


Hills overlooking Manila.

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AnnvanWijgerden 9 years ago

Thanks Sam!

Sam Gottfredsen
Sam Gottfredsen 9 years ago

That is very cool.

AnnvanWijgerden 9 years ago

Could this be from the genus Parotis...?

AnnvanWijgerden 9 years ago

Thanks Nicole!
For me the ODDest looking moth so far has been this one:
I didn't recognize it as a moth when I 1st saw it...

NicoleB 9 years ago

I think with wings folded this might be the oddest looking moth I've seen :D
Cool colour, shot & find!

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Quiapo, Metropolitan Manila, Philippines

Spotted on Aug 15, 2011
Submitted on Aug 15, 2011

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