Create an Account E-mail: Password: Recover password

Authors Contacts Get involved Русская версия

show

Photo #4991: Nothus lunus

Female

Nothus lunus

Base gallery. Upperside. Alive insect.

Photo: Konstantin Kraevsky. Image redone at the website. Identified by: Vasiliy Feoktistov

Place of shooting/catching: Guyana, the Cuyuni River basin, near Quartzstone stream, at the exploration camp area.

Comments on this image

09.02.2011 18:06, Peter Khramov

Female moved.

09.02.2011 11:33, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Hey, still open question, if it belongs to Sematura genus or Nothus? http://www.guianensis.fr/photos_sematuridae.htm#Sematura lunus (hard to say). Grand dame it is, should be identified by the shot location.

06.02.2011 17:45, Peter Khramov

Evgeny, new species needed (to add and approve).

31.01.2011 15:23, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Sematuridae.

30.01.2011 23:49, Peter Khramov

Yes, the rest of it are also night ones.

30.01.2011 7:17, Vasiliy Feoktistov

The rest of it are also night (Heterocera)? Hard to identify. Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea are way easier to do! By the way, these two can be identified by the shot location.

30.01.2011 0:36, Peter Khramov

Few more for a definite brain concussion ;--)

29.01.2011 21:56, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Was thinking, pondering.......
Hard cases: lots of South American species, night, undetermined. Brainstorm, no less.

29.01.2011 21:49, Evgeny Komarov

Vasily, absolutely right, first run! No other suggestions!

29.01.2011 13:21, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Sematura lunus female, Linnaeus, 1758 (have no suggestions more).

29.01.2011 13:08, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Rather Apoprogoninae/Sematurinae/Sematura sp./ lunus Linnaeus, 1758?

29.01.2011 10:27, Vasiliy Feoktistov

Uraniidae.

Your comment

Please, create an account or log in to add comments.

* Our website is multilingual. Some comments have been translated from other languages.

Insecta.pro: international entomological community. Terms of use and publishing policy.

Project editor in chief and administrator: Peter Khramov.

Curators: Konstantin Efetov, Vasiliy Feoktistov, Svyatoslav Knyazev, Evgeny Komarov, Stan Korb, Alexander Zhakov.

Moderators: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Evgeny Komarov, Dmitriy Pozhogin, Alexandr Zhakov.

Thanks to all authors, who publish materials on the website.

© Insects catalog Insecta.pro, 2007—2017.

Species catalog enables to sort by characteristics such as expansion, flight time, etc..

Photos of representatives Insecta.

Detailed insects classification with references list.

Few themed publications and a living blog.