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Emeraldine

Ceroctena amynta

Description:

An attractive green moth as in the photo.

Habitat:

Pristine rainforest at around 230 m.

Notes:

Seen in the lodge lounge area early morning.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago
Emeraldine
Ceroctena amynta Image of Ceroctena amynta


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5 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 2 years ago

Your welcome, Les Catchick....

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 2 years ago

I have now read about it on Adrian's site and how you can tell it is a female.
How you found it Dominik I have no idea but it seems to be fairly common and widespread looking at one of your links.

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 2 years ago

Thanks Maplemoth662 and Dominik.
I am delighted to get that ID and even you can tell me it is a female Dominik.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 2 years ago

A very pretty, and a very colorful Moth....

Les Catchick
Spotted by
Les Catchick

Las Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Spotted on Sep 25, 2017
Submitted on Mar 28, 2018

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