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Black arches or nun moth - Lymantria_bonacha Can you help me verify this species? Seen in my house, Belgium<br />
According to my area and the pics of this link <br />
<a href="https://www.lepinet.fr/especes/nation/lep/index.php?id=38680&amp;e=l" rel="nofollow">https://www.lepinet.fr/especes/nation/lep/index.php?id=38680&amp;e=l</a><br />
and my nature guides, I think this is it. Belgium,Black arches,Geotagged,International Moth Week,Lepidoptera,Lymantria monacha,Moth Week,Moth Week 2020,National Moth Week,Spring,moth,moth week,moths Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Black arches or nun moth - Lymantria_bonacha

Can you help me verify this species? Seen in my house, Belgium
According to my area and the pics of this link
https://www.lepinet.fr/especes/nation/lep/index.php?id=38680&e=l
and my nature guides, I think this is it.

    comments (3)

  1. I think it looks like a match, but am not totally sure. Posted one year ago
    1. Yes, I was not so sure but I saw pics where they have color variation. In any case if you would see a better match let me know :-) Posted one year ago
      1. I thought the same thing about the variations and can't find a closer match. Posted one year ago

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The black arches or nun moth is a small Palaearctic moth. It is considered a forest pest.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Patomarazul
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By Patomarazul

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Uploaded Jul 21, 2020. Captured Jun 12, 2019 14:40 in Hollestraat 2, 3051 Oud-Heverlee, Belgium.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/3.7
  • 10/300s
  • ISO800
  • 5.7mm