Plume Moth

Plume moths (toriba-ga) are easy to recognize because of their narrow wings, which stretch out in a T-shape when the moths are resting.

Platyptilia farfarellaPlatyptilia farfarella

Plume Moth = ezogiku-toriba-ga

Lepidoptera: Pterophoridae
Platyptilia farfarella (Zeller, 1867)

Location: in an orange grove on the side of Kodaiji-yama in Munakata (map)

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