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''Psyche casta'' is a nocturnal moth from the family Psychidae, the bagworm moths. The wingspan of the males ranges from 12 to 15 millimeters. The females do not have wings. The host plants are from the groups: Poaceae, birch, willow, poplar and ''Vaccinium''. The caterpillars make a protective hull from grass. The flight time ranges from May to July.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Nov 27, 2020. Captured Apr 22, 2018 08:01 in Cherno More 9, 7089 Bozhichen, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO125
  • 170mm