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Urodus Moth

Urodus sp.

Description:

Urodus Moth Urodus sp. Urodid Moth

Habitat:

Amazon rainforest. Forest floor.

Notes:

Unusual cocoon found on July 2, 2014 at ExplorNapo Lodge. Additional Reference: http://blog.perunature.com/2013/06/the-i...

1 species ID suggestions

22 Comments

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 4 years ago

What a great find! :) Amazing :)
Hoe you have seen this..
http://blog.perunature.com/2013/06/the-i...

doreen.chambers.14
doreen.chambers.14 4 years ago

Lovely.

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

Interesting and beautiful - congratulations!

philkahler
philkahler 4 years ago

Thanks Sigg for helping with identification.

Telse
Telse 4 years ago

Oh wow! Kewl. Congrats!

Amazing find! Congratulations philkahler on this SOTD!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Amazingly clever structure. Thanks for sharing this and congrats on the SOTD.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 4 years ago

Loved the video and the explanation for the holes in the cocoon!

Very cool finding philkahler ,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 4 years ago

Congrats on this awesome find philkahler... thanks for the video brycegarling

KarenL
KarenL 4 years ago

Fabulous capture! Congrats Phil!

AmazonWorkshops
AmazonWorkshops 4 years ago

Yay Phil! So glad you were able to capture this with such clarity and added it to our mission! Congrats on the SOTD! You're famous!!

Congratulations on the SOTD philkahler ! :)

Congratulation on the SOTD, philkahler. Fantastic spotting...what a good eye you have!!

Yasser
Yasser 4 years ago

Congrats Phil! This awesome cocoon has earned you Spotting of the Day honors! Thanks for sharing this beauty and we look forward to seeing more of the gems you encounter.

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armadeus.4
armadeus.4 4 years ago

That is awesome! Thank you for sharing :)

SG in CR
SG in CR 4 years ago

This sort of cocoon was the subject of a Smarter Every Day video on YouTube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOLpSPEA...

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 4 years ago

Please consider adding this lovely spotting to the Animal Architecture mission at http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

Amazing !

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 4 years ago

This one is just like yours…..
http://voyagevixens.com/2013/03/12/rainf...

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 4 years ago

Very beautiful!

Indiana, Loreto, Peru

Lat: -3.26, Long: -72.92

Spotted on Jul 2, 2014
Submitted on Sep 4, 2014

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