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Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

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Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

Postby kctsang » Mon Nov 14, 2011 9:24 am

Took this fellow at Bukit Brown, looks like a Magpie Moth, however
need to have confirmation ... Thanks :D :D :D

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Re: Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

Postby plain tiger » Wed Nov 16, 2011 11:26 pm

Hi KC, the closest I came to is this : http://www.ccs-hk.org/DM/butterfly/Zyga ... naris.html
But, ya I know, not the same :pdr:
I reckon is still Cylosia sp
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Re: Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

Postby kctsang » Fri Nov 18, 2011 9:12 am

plain tiger wrote:Hi KC, the closest I came to is this : http://www.ccs-hk.org/DM/butterfly/Zyga ... naris.html
But, ya I know, not the same :pdr:
I reckon is still Cylosia sp


According to what I got from Google, this moth can be found from India, Borneo to Australia etc , and having a slight variation of
patterns and colours, subfamily Arctiinae
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Re: Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

Postby plain tiger » Fri Nov 18, 2011 4:39 pm

I guess google didnt give a name, am curious what's it call :pdr: :pdr:
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Re: Magpie Moth ???, 13th Nov 2011

Postby plain tiger » Fri Dec 14, 2012 10:40 am

Found the name here :
http://rmbr.nus.edu.sg/nis/bulletin2012 ... 51-158.pdf (Cyclosia sordidus)
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