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The Riband wave 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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The Riband wave

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!

The Riband wave 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.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81002/unknown_moth_underside.html Geotagged,Idaea aversata,Riband wave,United Kingdom,moths

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  1. www.jungledragon.com/image/81001/unknown_moth.html Posted 11 months ago, modified 11 months ago
  2. Great perspective! Posted 11 months ago
    1. Thank you! Posted 11 months 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.