Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Batik Tortricid Moth (Celypha sp), Sumatra Indonesia



This photo was taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This cute little moth is from the family of Tortricidae under genus of Celypha. The size is about 7mm.


Taxonomy
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
No Taxon : Moths
Superfamily : Tortricoidea
Family : Tortricidae - Tortricid Moths
Subfamily : Olethreutinae
Tribe : Olethreutini
Genus : Celypha

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celypha
http://bugguide.net/node/view/224896/bgimage

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