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The Beauty of Lantern Bugs

13 Nov 2017 16:09 #4694 by angiud

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13 Nov 2017 16:10 - 13 Nov 2017 16:10 #4695 by angiud
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From Doi Suthep, Monthatan Waterfall (Chiang Mai), about 600 my, October 2017

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Kalidasa nigromaculata

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13 Nov 2017 16:15 #4696 by angiud
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From Than To waterfall, Bang Lang National Park (Yala), June 2015

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Pyrops pyrorhynchus

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14 Nov 2017 06:53 #4698 by Paul T
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The Loxocephala unipunctata is stunning Antonio! I was looking at a map yesterday thinking do I really need to go far north on my planned travels for next year - after seeing that, the answer is a resounding yes.

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14 Nov 2017 07:47 #4699 by Painted Jezebel
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The Loxocephala unipunctata is, currently, only known from females. I came across one in April this year on Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, c.900m. However, please note that Loxocephala is a genus in the family Eurybrachidae, and is, therefore, not a Lantern Bug.
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02 Oct 2018 19:04 - 03 Oct 2018 10:10 #5103 by Paul T
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A new lantern bug (to me anyway) - Pyrops astarte. Found in Phu Toei NP, Thailand.


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