Gonodontis clelia (in Geometer Moths)

Details

Observed
27 Feb 2018 23:16:00
Quality Grade
Research
Location
Tatai Commune, Koh Kong Province, Cambodia
Latitude
11.580833
Longitude
103.128056
Attributes
Life Stage
Adult
Determiner
Dr. R.C.Kendrick
Added to iNaturalist
1 Mar 2018 11:43:04
Last updated
20 Sep 2020 17:52:35

Description

She is approximately 51mm at her widest point from wing tip to wing tip.

Identifications and Comments

Identification by geechartier at 1 Mar 2018 11:43:07
Taxon: Uraniidae [family]
Identification by juhakinnunen at 1 Mar 2018 19:45:17
Taxon: Epipleminae [subfamily]
Identification by geechartier at 22 Apr 2018 20:46:55
Taxon: Epipleminae [subfamily]
Identification by hkmoths at 26 Aug 2018 14:54:11
Taxon: Gonodontis clelia [species]
Comment by hkmoths at 26 Aug 2018 14:55:11
better check also G. pallida
Comment by geechartier at 7 Sep 2018 21:37:00
@hkmoths would it be safer to leave it at genus level?
Comment by hkmoths at 8 Sep 2018 22:15:27
should be do-able to species rank. Moths of Borneo (part 11) has the key points to separate the two in text..... http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-11/Gonodontini/gonodontini_1_1.php
Identification by geechartier at 20 Sep 2020 17:51:35
Taxon: Gonodontis clelia [species]
Comment by geechartier at 20 Sep 2020 17:52:35
I believe *G. clelia* is the better option because of the reddish tinge.

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