Emeralds, Geometer Moths

There are many beautiful and intricate Geometer Moth species from SE Asia to Australia.
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Emeralds, Geometer Moths

There is usually a sequence of events that affect a living leaf after bites have been taken out of it. A fresh bite allows ingress by fungi, bacteria and viral pathogens into the leaf tissue. In this case the first or dominent ‘invader’ appears to have been a sooty mold. This may kill the leaf and it is discarded by the parent tree or shrub. It either falls directly to the ground, or gets snagged on the way down

Fascellina plagiata Mt. Kinabalu National Park HQ Sabah Malaysia WS 36.0mm

 

 

 

 

 

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