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Observer

sterling

Date

July 13, 2013

Description

found two lantern bugs on my morning walk today. Always fun to see. One was about 1.5inch and the smaller about 1.2inch

Pyrops candelaria - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Pyrops candelaria, a member of Wax-tailed Planthoppers (Family Fulgoridae)
Added on February 19, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

sterling

Date

May 10, 2013

Description

A Lantern bug! or do you say lantern fly?

Sitting on a stone bench in a wooded grove of the apartment complex. not too far from a mosquito light. about 8cm long and very cool.

Pyrops candelaria - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Pyrops candelaria, a member of Wax-tailed Planthoppers (Family Fulgoridae)
Added on February 19, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

sleepyowl

Date

January 29, 2015

Place

Airport Rd (Google, OSM)

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What

優美苔蛾 Barsine striata

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

February 3, 2015 08:05 PM HKT

Description

優美苔蛾 (Barsine striata)

優美苔蛾 - Photo (c) H. K. Tang, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
hkmoths's ID: 優美苔蛾 (Barsine striata)
Added on February 04, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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What

綠斑姬尺蛾 Antitrygodes divisaria

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

February 2, 2015 08:04 PM HKT

Description

綠斑姬尺蛾 (Antitrygodes divisaria) is a new species found in Shui Lau Tin area. Hopefully this is not the last.

綠斑姬尺蛾 - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: 綠斑姬尺蛾 (Antitrygodes divisaria)
Added on February 04, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

鉛茸毒蛾 Dasychira chekiangensis

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

June 18, 2014 01:51 PM HKT

Description

Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

鉛茸毒蛾 - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: 鉛茸毒蛾 (Dasychira chekiangensis)
Added on February 04, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Observer

sunnetchan

Date

February 2, 2015 08:02 PM HKT

Description

Wingspan is about 4cm

Dasyboarmia subpilosa - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Dasyboarmia subpilosa, a member of Emerald Moths and Allies (Family Geometridae)
Added on February 04, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

Waves Genus Scopula

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

June 15, 2014 12:37 AM HKT

Description

Waves (Scopula)

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Observer

nikitahengbok

Date

January 24, 2015 11:24 AM SGT

Description

Nolidae: Chloephorinae: Westermannia sp. at Pasir Ris Park Mangrove.
Taken with Olympus TG-850
Sat, 2015:01:24 11:24:51
©Nikita Hengbok

Westermannia - Photo (c) goldentakin, some rights reserved (CC BY)
hkmoths's ID: Genus Westermannia, a member of Owlet Moths (Superfamily Noctuoidea)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Observer

leykun

Date

October 18, 2014 09:00 PM SGT

Description

About 5 cm across.

Dysodia - Photo (c) Juan Carlos Garcia Morales, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Genus Dysodia, a member of Leaf Moths (Family Thyrididae)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Observer

sleepyowl

Date

January 29, 2015

Place

Airport Rd (Google, OSM)

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What

Leaf Moths Family Thyrididae

Observer

jitleangfoo

Date

January 27, 2015

Description

Reared from caterpillar found on Derris sp

Leaf Moths - Photo (c) Alexey, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Leaf Moths (Family Thyrididae)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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What

Glanycus sp. (Thyrididae) Family Thyrididae

Observer

karengoh70

Date

January 24, 2015
Glanycus - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Genus Glanycus, a member of Leaf Moths (Family Thyrididae)
Added on February 02, 2015. 0 people agree, 1 disagrees

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Observer

sleepyowl

Date

January 24, 2015

Place

Airport Rd (Google, OSM)

Description

Small moth, slightly less than 2cm from wingtip to wingtip. The underside of the wings is quite pale in colour so that it appears whitish when fluttering around.

Comostola - Photo (c) Vijay Anand Ismavel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Genus Comostola, a member of Emeralds (Subfamily Geometrinae)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Observer

aidaabas

Date

January 22, 2015

Description

This moth has wing span of about 2cm.

hkmoths's ID: Genus Chrysocraspeda, a member of Sterrhinae (Subfamily Sterrhinae)
Added on February 02, 2015.

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What

榕透翅毒蛾 Perina nuda

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 31, 2015 09:06 AM HKT

Description

榕透翅毒蛾 Banyan tussock moth (Perina nuda)

Banyan tussock moth - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Banyan tussock moth (Perina nuda)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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What

褐纹翅野螟 Diasemia accalis

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 30, 2015 01:53 PM HKT

Description

褐纹翅野螟 (Diasemia accalis)

褐纹翅野螟 - Photo (c) rohitmg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Rohit
hkmoths's ID: 褐纹翅野螟 (Diasemia accalis)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 1 disagrees

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What

Waves Genus Scopula

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 29, 2015 01:38 PM HKT

Description

Waves (Scopula)

Waves - Photo (c) Paul Bedell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
hkmoths's ID: Waves (Genus Scopula)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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What

榕透翅毒蛾 Perina nuda

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 26, 2015 01:29 PM HKT

Description

It's found on a Chinese banyan tree (Ficus Microcarpa), I believe this a female Banyan tussock moth (Perina nuda) and she has just been emerged.

Banyan tussock moth - Photo (c) Roger C. Kendrick, all rights reserved
hkmoths's ID: Banyan tussock moth (Perina nuda)
Added on February 02, 2015. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 26, 2015 10:41 PM HKT

Description

Size is about 3.5-4cm

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