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Feathered Footman Moth Seen in an area of forest &amp; grasslands near Zadar, Croatia (June 1, 2016).    <br />
It has a wingspan of 30&ndash;35 mm. Forewings are usually yellow or light yellow, with narrow longitudinal dark brown stripse in males, while in females the striations may be missing or restricted to the outer parts. Also hind wings are yellow, but they are darker and much wider than forewings and show a dark brown edge. The antennae of the males are pinnate.  Croatia,Feathered footman,Geotagged,Spiris striata,Spring Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Feathered Footman Moth

Seen in an area of forest & grasslands near Zadar, Croatia (June 1, 2016).
It has a wingspan of 30–35 mm. Forewings are usually yellow or light yellow, with narrow longitudinal dark brown stripse in males, while in females the striations may be missing or restricted to the outer parts. Also hind wings are yellow, but they are darker and much wider than forewings and show a dark brown edge. The antennae of the males are pinnate.

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  1. Very well focused, great shot! Posted 2 years ago

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''Spiris striata'' is a moth of the family Erebidae.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Dec 26, 2016. Captured Jun 1, 2016 13:12 in Put Nina, 23000, Zadar, Croatia.
  • SP-100EE
  • f/2.9
  • 10/12500s
  • ISO125
  • 4.3mm