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Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

russ87

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

I'm not sure if this is the same species we have in Perth

Hover Flies - Photo (c) Thomas Bresson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
hkmoths's ID: Hover Flies (Family Syrphidae)
Added on October 23, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Grass Moths Family Crambidae

Observer

russ87

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

Looks like our flyscreens have holes...

Grass Moths - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Grass Moths (Family Crambidae)
Added on October 23, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

Observer

russ87

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

Smaller than the average house fly. Looks to me like the wings are folded inward and don't cover the sides of the abdomen.

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies - Photo (c) RobMan170, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies (Order Hymenoptera)
Added on October 23, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

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russ87

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

The way the wings look somewhat wrapped with a little flick coming out on one side makes me think its in the Oecophoridae

Stathmopoda - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Genus Stathmopoda, a member of Curved-horn Moths (Superfamily Gelechioidea)
Added on October 23, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Noctuid Moths Family Noctuidae

Observer

russ87

Date

October 22, 2014
Noctuid Moths - Photo (c) , all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Noctuid Moths (Family Noctuidae)
Added on October 23, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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甘薯天蛾 Agrius convolvuli

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 21, 2014 11:12 PM HKT

Description

甘薯天蛾 (Agrius convolvuli) - A big moth of about 7cm in length.

Convolvulus Hawkmoth - Photo (c) Donald Hobern, some rights reserved (CC BY)
hkmoths's ID: Convolvulus Hawkmoth (Agrius convolvuli)
Added on October 22, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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sunnetchan

Date

October 21, 2014 11:41 PM HKT

Description

Size is about 23-25mm in length.

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sunnetchan

Date

October 21, 2014 11:37 PM HKT

Description

Size is about 25-30mm in length.

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techieoldfox

Date

October 19, 2014 01:18 AM SGT

Description

Found near housing area.

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Observer

big-simonchan

Date

October 17, 2014

Description

Dead leaf mimic moth

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Tussock Moths Subfamily Lymantriinae

Observer

elizabethtcheng

Date

the past
無憂花麗毒蛾 - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: 無憂花麗毒蛾 (Calliteara horsfieldii)
Added on October 21, 2014. 0 people agree, 1 disagrees

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elizabethtcheng

Date

May 14, 2007

Description

Pupa length: 6 mm.
Moth : 7 mm (from head to tip of wing at rest.

hkmoths's ID: Genus Acria, a member of Curved-horn Moths (Superfamily Gelechioidea)
Added on October 21, 2014.

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直翅斜紋天蛾 Theretra latreillii

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 16, 2014 09:58 PM HKT

Description

Pale Brown Hawk Moth 直翅斜紋天蛾 (Theretra latreillii)

Reference :
http://www.hkwildlife.net/viewthread.php?tid=6701

Pale Brown Hawk Moth - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Pale Brown Hawk Moth (Theretra latreillii)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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豹尺蛾 Dysphania militaris

Observer

billysham

Date

October 14, 2014

Description

larva

豹尺蛾 - Photo (c) Pavel Kirillov, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: 豹尺蛾 (Dysphania militaris)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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大耳紋夜蛾 Condica illecta

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 16, 2014 10:09 PM HKT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

大耳紋夜蛾 - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
hkmoths's ID: 大耳紋夜蛾 (Condica illecta)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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sunnetchan

Date

May 20, 2014 11:51 PM HKT

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Observer

sunnetchan

Date

March 20, 2014 01:40 PM HKT

Description

Comparing to my previous observation of the Genus Scopula, This one is in darker beige color and have slightly different patterns on the wings.

Scopula - Photo (c) Paul Bedell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Genus Scopula, a member of Emerald Moths and Allies (Family Geometridae)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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斑螟族 Tribe Phycitini

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

August 31, 2014 11:45 AM HKT

Description

斑螟族 (Tribe Phycitini)

Phycitini - Photo (c) Jim Vargo at Moth Photographers Group, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Phycitini (Tribe Phycitini)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Observer

sunnetchan

Date

August 24, 2014 10:44 PM HKT

Description

It's about 2cm in length.

hkmoths's ID: Gesonia obeditalis, a member of Erebidae unplaced to subfamily (Subfamily Erebidae incertae sedis)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 2 disagree

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sunnetchan

Date

July 22, 2014 08:03 PM HKT
hkmoths's ID: Variacma hongkongensis, a member of Concealer Moths (Family Oecophoridae)
Added on October 20, 2014. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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