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Castniid moth

Athis inca

Description:

Polilla diurna de la familia Castniidae.

Habitat:

Bosque mesófilo de montaña (perturbado).

Notes:

Autor de la foto: Billo Zamudio Palestino.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago
Castniid Moth
Athis inca Datei:CastniidaeMexico.JPG – Wikipedia


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5 Comments

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 6 years ago

Pff I love the last one <3 @bayucca :3

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 6 years ago

Of curse!!!! >___< And I see why is your favorite moth family :) @bayucca

Billo-kun
Billo-kun 6 years ago

:O woow!!! that's amazing! thank you a lot! @bayucca >_<

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Castniidae, Athis inca.
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castniidae
http://www.theinsectcollector.com/acatal...
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A...
http://www.uv.mx/personal/fhernandez/fil...
Castniidae are diurnal moths and one of the only moths with clubbed antennae! Besides the size almost looking like a skipper.
Here is one of mine from Costa Rica:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/821...

Billo-kun
Spotted by
Billo-kun

Orizaba, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 13, 2014
Submitted on Sep 12, 2014

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