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Cyprinus carpio

Observer

oryzias

Date

October 1, 2010

Place

Plover Cove Reservoir, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Introduced Species

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Acrossocheilus parallens

Observer

oryzias

Date

July 31, 2012

Place

Kau Lung Haug, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Macrobrochis gigas

Observer

hkmoths

Date

April 18, 2014 09:26 PM HKT

Place

Ng Tung Chai, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Erebidae, Arctiinae, Lithosiini
Macrobrochis gigas

Ng Tung Chai, Lam Tsuen Valley, New Territories, Hong Kong.

This is the largest species of footman moth found in Hong Kong.

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What

Obeidia tigrata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

April 18, 2014 09:23 PM HKT

Place

Ng Tung Chai, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta, Lepidoptera
Geometridae, Ennominae
Obeidia tigrata

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What

Acanthopagrus schlegelii

Observer

oryzias

Date

September 12, 2012

Place

Hoi Ha, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Grote's Buff-tip Phalera grotei

Observer

papilionoidea

Date

April 17, 2014

Place

Tai Po Kau (Google, OSM)

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Lecitholaxa thiodora

Observer

hkmoths

Date

February 6, 2010 12:52 PM HKT

Place

Tai Po Kau Headland, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Gelechioidea, Lecithoceridae
Lecitholaxa thiodora
Tai Po Kau Headland, New Territories, Hong Kong.

observed at rest / roosting on a tree trunk, presumably hoping not to be noticed!

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What

Genus Alexotypa

Observer

hkmoths

Date

February 19, 2008 07:04 AM HKT

Place

Lam Tsuen San Tsuen, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Carposinidae
Alexotypa sp. near caradjai

Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, Hong Kong.

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What

Amplypterus panopus

Observer

hugoto

Date

April 16, 2014

Place

Tai Po Kau, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Episteme nipalensis

Observer

hugoto

Date

April 16, 2014

Place

Tai Po Kau, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Tiracola aureata

Observer

greece0604

Date

April 6, 2014

Place

大埔滘 Tai Po Tau (Google, OSM)

Description

larva of Tiracola aureata 掌夜蛾幼虫

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What

Pyrinioides sinuosus

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 28, 2014 11:19 PM HKT

Place

Kwun Yam Keng, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Pyrinioides sinuosus
Thyrididae, Siculodinae

Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, Hong Kong

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What

Glaucocharis siciformis

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 29, 2014 10:44 AM HKT

Place

Kwun Yam Keng, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Glaucocharis siciformis Li & Li, 2012
Crambidae, Crambinae

Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, Hong Kong

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What

Aedia lichenea

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 29, 2014 11:31 AM HKT

Place

Kwun Yam Keng, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Aedia lichenea
Noctuidae, Aediinae

Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, Hong Kong

This is the second record of Aedia lichenea in Hong Kong, the first being in May 2010 in the Sai Kung area. The species is otherwise known from Bhutan, peninsula Malaysia and Borneo, where it occurs infrequently at elevations up to 900m (Holloway, 2009)

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What

Indian Moon Moth Actias selene

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 28, 2014 11:09 PM HKT

Place

Kwun Yam Keng, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptera
Actias selene
Saturniidae, Saturniinae

Lam Tsuen Valley, Tai Po, Hong Kong

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What

Eugnathogobius siamensis

Observer

oryzias

Date

January 30, 2010

Place

Chung Mei, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Introduced by Dongjiang raw water, the drinking water which the Hong Kong Government buy from Mainland China.

Rating equal to "endangered" by China Species Red List (2004)

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What

pupa

Observer

unouno

Date

November 18, 2009

Place

hung shek mun, hk (Google, OSM)

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What

Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides

Observer

oryzias

Date

October 1, 2010

Place

Plover Core Reservoir, New Torritories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Bungarus multicinctus ssp. multicinctus

Observer

yuchingtam

Date

August 7, 2012

Place

Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Genus Drombus

Observer

oryzias

Date

September 10, 2011

Place

Chek Keng, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Antiphalera exquisitor

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:09 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Notodontidae, Dicranurinae
Antiphalera exquisitor

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Gargetta curvaria

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:11 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Notodontidae, Scranciinae
Gargetta curvaria (ex Porsica curvaria)

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Indian Moon Moth Actias selene

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 1, 2014 10:54 PM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Saturniidae, Saturniinae
Actias selene

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Stathmopoda stimulata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:36 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Stathmopodidae
Stathmopoda stimulata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Spilonota mortuana

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:18 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Tortricidae, Olethreutinae
Spilonota mortuana

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Euclasta vitralis

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:07 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Crambidae, Pyraustinae
Euclasta vitralis

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Mecodina aequilinea

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 06:22 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Erebidae, Aganainae
Mecodina aequilinea

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Plusiodonta coelonota

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 06:20 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Erebidae, Calpinae
Plusiodonta coelonota

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Chorsia albiscripta

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 06:15 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Erebidae, subfamily incertae sedis
Chorsia albiscripta

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Nodaria externalis

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 06:17 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Erebidae, Herminiinae
Nodaria externalis

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Schrankia costaestrigalis

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:33 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Erebidae, Hypenodinae
Schrankia costaestrigalis

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Luxiaria phyllosaria

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:07 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Geometridae, Ennominae
Luxiaria phyllosaria

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Omiza pachiaria

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 06:15 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Geometridae, Ennominae, Hypochrosini
Omiza pachiaria

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

The Gem Orthonama obstipata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:29 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Geometridae, Larentiinae, Xanthorhoini
Orthonama obstipata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Masson Pine Moth Dendrolimus punctatus

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:12 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Lasiocampidae
Dendrolimus punctatus

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

斜紋枯葉蛾 Kunugia divaricata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:20 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Lasiocampidae
Kunugia divaricata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Athetis stellulata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:20 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Caradrinini
Athetis stellulata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Athetis obtusa

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:32 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Caradrinini
Athetis obtusa

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Melanographia flexilineata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:04 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Nolidae, Nolinae,
Melanographia flexilineata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Negeta signata

Observer

hkmoths

Date

March 2, 2014 11:00 AM HKT

Place

Tai Yeung Che, Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Insecta: Lepidoptrera
Nolidae, Westermanninae
Negeta signata

Tai Yeung Che Village, Lam Tsuen Valley,
Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong

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What

Genus Redigobius

Observer

oryzias

Date

March 1, 2014

Place

Lai Chi Chong, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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Psammogobius biocellatus

Observer

oryzias

Date

March 1, 2014

Place

Lai Chi Chong, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)
Fungi

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What

Fungi and Lichen Kingdom Fungi

Observer

vivianhoi

Date

February 27, 2014

Place

Tai Po Kau Nature Reserve, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

It was some patches of white powdery layer, wondering if it is lichen

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Large Yellow Underwing Noctua pronuba

Observer

hkmoths

Date

June 16, 2010

Place

San Tsuen Lam Tsuen, Tai Po, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

first record of Noctua pronuba from Hong Kong. Assumed to be an accidental import with horticultural products kept in nearby nurseries.
The photo is of the voucher specimen (colour scale bar is one inch in total, 1/6 inch per colour; b&w scale in mm, 25 mm in total).
A full report of this observation was published in the newsletter of the HK Ent. Soc. - http://hkentsoc.org/newsletter/HKES_newsletter_2011(3).pdf

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Mugilogobius abei

Observer

oryzias

Date

April 20, 2012

Place

Yung Shue O, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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Acanthopagrus latus

Observer

oryzias

Date

August 9, 2013

Place

Lai Chi Chong, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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Macropodus hongkongensis

Observer

oryzias

Date

February 16, 2013

Place

Sham Chung, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

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What

Espada de Valles Xiphophorus variatus

Observer

oryzias

Date

July 31, 2012

Place

Kau Lung Haug, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Invasive Alien Species

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What

Poecilia salvatoris

Observer

oryzias

Date

January 20, 2013

Place

Tung Tsz, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Invasive Alien Species

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What

Cola de espada Xiphophorus hellerii

Observer

oryzias

Date

January 20, 2013

Place

Tung Tsz, New Territories, Hong Kong (Google, OSM)

Description

Invasive Alien Species