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Epiperola vafinsa Dapa, Valle Del Cauca<br />
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Epiperola vafinsa

Dapa, Valle Del Cauca

    comments (5)

  1. Natada sp.? Posted one month ago
    1. Could be! Perola sp. is also similar. Posted one month ago
      1. Ok thank you. Jury out. Yes Perola looks better. Posted one month ago, modified 25 days ago
      2. Epiperola vafinsa? Posted 24 days ago
        1. Wow, obscure! I saw the post on iNat -- so nice to get expert attention! Posted 22 days ago

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Epiperola vafinsa is a species of moth in the family of Cup Moths, Limacodidae.

The Limacodidae or Eucleidae are a family of moths in the superfamily Zygaenoidea or the Cossoidea; the placement is in dispute. They are often called slug moths because their caterpillars bear a distinct resemblance to slugs.They are also called cup moths because of the shape of their cocoons.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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Uploaded Sep 20, 2021. Captured Sep 19, 2021 19:55.
  • ILCE-6000
  • f/18.0
  • 1/400s
  • ISO1250
  • 50mm