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Venezuelan Poodle Moth
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Information
Range Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in the Gran Sabana region of Venezuela.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae
Genus Artace
Species To be determined

The Venezuelan poodle moth is a possible new species of moth discovered in 2009 by Dr. Arthur Anker of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in the Gran Sabana region of Venezuela. It bears similarities to the muslin moth, the Muslin Moth, but most likely belongs to the lepidopteran genus Artace.

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Poodle Moth

Poodle Moth

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