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Photo #12489: Cucullia verbasci

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Cucullia verbasci

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Base gallery. Upperside. Alive insect.

Photo: Svetlana Karaeva. Image redone at the website. Identified by: Oleg Pekarsky

Date and time, location shooting/catching: 2012-04-20 17:44:00, The Chechen Republic, on Grozny city outskirts, on the path.

Photographer's comment: Identified by photo.

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15.09.2015 17:16, Alexandr Zhakov Corrected data.

Cucullia blattariae / Tentatively identified / Svetlana Karaeva Cucullia verbasci / Confidently identified / Oleg Pekarsky.

15.09.2015 14:12, Oleg Pekarsky

S. verbasci

05.05.2012 14:17, Peter Khramov

So what, guys, any conclusions as to the both photos?

02.05.2012 18:31, Peter Khramov

The second photo: http://lepidoptera.pro/gallery/12551.

30.04.2012 13:22, Peter Khramov

Svetana, if you haven't uploaded it yet, go do it. If you did but I haven't published it yet, so don't.

29.04.2012 22:48, Svetlana Karaeva

I've got another photo of this moth wings more spread out. Its size is about 4cm (afraid to be wrong:)) Should I upload that here?

29.04.2012 1:13, Peter Khramov

The database has a subgenus so far...

28.04.2012 17:19, Alexandr Zhakov

Photo leaves wide range of opinions as you can see neither the actual size of a butterfly/moth nor how its wings are shaped. I wonder if Shargacucullia was resurrected as subgenus or genus or whatever else?

28.04.2012 16:53, Evgeny Komarov

I requested Alexey Matov to look at it and he concluded that this might be Cucullia (now Shargacucullia) verbasci since its wings edged with wide parallel shadowy stripes as against to lychnitis and scrophulariae.

28.04.2012 16:23, Alexandr Zhakov

One should be a very profound expert to identify anything judging by this photo. :)

28.04.2012 16:18, Alexandr Zhakov

One should be a very profound expert to identify anything judging by this photo. :)

27.04.2012 15:21, Peter Khramov

Guys, can anybody approve?

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