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Leucaloa eugraphica - 2, Ranomafana, Madagascar A large moth, also found the night before. It almost looks like the same individual but it&#039;s not if you compare really closely:<br />
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Leucaloa eugraphica - 2, Ranomafana, Madagascar

A large moth, also found the night before. It almost looks like the same individual but it's not if you compare really closely:

Leucaloa eugraphica, Ranomafana, Madagascar It's pretty bizarre how for such a large and extravagant moth, there barely are any reference photos. If eye catchers like these aren't even documented, it explains how much we struggle to ID the little ones. Africa,LepiLED,Leucaloa eugraphica,Madagascar,Madagascar 2019,Ranomafana National Park,World

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  1. I like a lot its pattern! Posted 6 months ago

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''Leucaloa eugraphica'' is a moth of the family Erebidae, Arctiinae subfamily. It is known from South Africa and Lesotho.

The larvae feed on ''Thunbergia alata'', ''Heliotropium sp.'', ''Lonicera sempervirens'', ''Tagetes erecta'' and ''Acacia mearnsii''

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Sep 26, 2019. Captured Jul 14, 2019 19:41.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/11.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm