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  no common name (Cleora sp1)





no common name | Cleora sp1 photo
Geometridae - Cleora species

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no common name | Cleora sp1 photo
Cleora species. This Looper moth blends in well with the brick wall. You can imagine that it would be hard to spot on a tree trunk or branch. It holds its wings close to the surface so there is hardly any shadow.

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INSECT FACTS

Identification
Unknown species of Cleora. Moths in the genus Cleora are mostly patterned in browns, creams and blacks

Size
wingspan 4 cm



Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Geometridae
Genus:Cleora
Species:sp1
Common Name:no common name

Relatives in same Genus
  no common name (C. displicata)
  no common name (C. unknown species)
  no common name (C. tenebrata)