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Species page for Thysanopyga amarantha

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator # 9502

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon

lat 9.4070, long -82.3079; el 30m

6-13 July, 2013; 160w merc vapor lamp

pasture/primary rainforest; 8PM-5AM

Frederick C. Mosher


Field notes from Isla Colon:


This species is one of the most common moths on Isla Colon. It's a reliable presence at lights regardless of season or location, though I have yet to find it in interior rainforest sites.



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