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South African Moth ID (1 Viewer)

Sharpbill

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Could anyone please help with this identification? Taken near Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Thanks.
 

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honeym

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I'd say it certainly belongs in the Erebidae: Arctiinae but as there are so few on-line resources I wouldn't attempt to go any further unless it's possibly an Afrospilarctia sp.
 

Sharpbill

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That’s a quick response with really good info Honeym, thank you for your help. I didn't really expect to get to species level.

Thanks, John
 

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