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  Eublemma moth (Eublemma sp)





Eublemma moth | Eublemma sp photo
Not sure what species this is. It is similar to Eublemma cochylioides but smaller and paler.

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EUBLEMMA MOTH FACTS

Identification
This moth is similar to Eublemma cochylioides but smaller. It has a broad pink band edged with dark red on each forewing. The pink band forms a V-shape when wings are at rest. The head is white and the thorax is buff coloured. The pink band is surrounded by reddish brown.

Size
length 7mm



Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Noctuidae
Genus:Eublemma
Species:sp
Common Name:Eublemma moth

Relatives in same Genus
  Eublemma moth (E. cochylioides)