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Another Erionota?

Postby plain tiger » Mon Aug 02, 2010 12:55 pm

This large fella came over my place...which skipper anyone ?
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby Colonel » Mon Aug 02, 2010 3:56 pm

Looks like a very faded Hoary Palmer (Unkana ambasa batara)........
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby plain tiger » Tue Aug 03, 2010 12:20 pm

But Hoary Palmer already looks more faded, could it also be White Spot Palmer-Eetion elia ? :pdr: :pdr:
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby richardlbong » Tue Aug 03, 2010 4:08 pm

Steven yours is definitely a male Hoary Palmer. See photo below.
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The shot below is a White-spotted Palmer. See the difference, especially the abdomen.
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby Colonel » Tue Aug 03, 2010 6:36 pm

Wow...Richard splendid shot of a White-spotted Palmer....
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby buttlover » Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:36 pm

WOW! Richard's White-spotted Palmer is indeed very very nice! :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby green baron » Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:41 pm

Lovely !! :salam:
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Re: Another Erionota?

Postby plain tiger » Tue Aug 03, 2010 10:27 pm

Thks Richard,
Considering I have plenty of pandan plants is good reason enough to expect them around though this is the first time I've seen the fella !!
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