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Eois catana

Eois species?

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  1. I was thinking Eois dorisaria. It looks a lot like this, and statistically a good candidate. However, Eois dorisaria seems to have very pointy edges from the dark area to the yellow, which I do not see in your photo.

    Eois catana does seem to have the smooth transition:
    http://beta.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxon=Eois+catana&searchTax=
    Posted 5 days ago
    1. You're right about the latter and I think I have Eois dorisaria coming up. Posted 5 days ago
  2. This is amazing! That pop of yellow fringe pleases the eye so much! Posted 5 days ago
  3. Very beautiful! Posted 5 days ago

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''Eois catana'' is a moth in the family Geometridae first described by Herbert Druce in 1892. It is found in Guatemala and Honduras.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Aug 1, 2020. Captured Jul 22, 2020 22:34.
  • ILCE-6000
  • f/13.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO1000
  • 50mm