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Unknown moth Bit early for moth week and sorry I have no idea what this is, but I have a photo of the underside as it was resting on my window and so though it was nice to see &#039;the other side&#039;. Just having a few problems uploading.<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81002/unknown_moth_underside.html" title="Unknown moth underside"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/574/81002_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1569456010&Signature=NiG4KLtLUBDVtf0xNGqf73aZZyk%3D" width="200" height="134" alt="Unknown moth underside Early for moth week, and sorry I have no idea what this is, but as it was resting on my window, I thought it nice to see a different view!<br />
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Unknown moth

Bit early for moth week and sorry I have no idea what this is, but I have a photo of the underside as it was resting on my window and so though it was nice to see 'the other side'. Just having a few problems uploading.

Unknown moth underside Early for moth week, and sorry I have no idea what this is, but as it was resting on my window, I thought it nice to see a different view!<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81001/unknown_moth.html Geotagged,Idaea aversata,Isle of Wight,Moth,Riband wave,United Kingdom

    comments (6)

  1. It's always the right time to post a moth ;P

    Try comparing it to Idaea aversata.
    Posted one month ago
    1. PS - I added the links in the description for you. Posted one month ago
      1. Ah, thank you! Been so long since I was fully active here, forgot how to do it!! Posted one month ago
        1. No problem :) Posted one month ago
    2. That's the one, well done and thank you! Posted one month ago
      1. Yay! You're welcome! Posted one month ago

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The riband wave is a moth of the family Geometridae. The species was first described by Carl Linnaeus in his 1758 10th edition of ''Systema Naturae''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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By Claire Hamilton

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Uploaded Jun 25, 2019. Captured in 53 Perowne Way, Sandown PO36 9BX, UK.