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CLOSED: Which is this blue-black moth?

Mysore, India(Zone 10a)

It was on the Almond Tree a few days ago. See its antennae.

Thumbnail by Dinu
Minot, ND

It appears to be Nyctemera coleta, known as the marbled white spot or marbled white moth -

Mysore, India(Zone 10a)

Thanks Flap. I saw this as soon as you replied. It is the one.
An entry is to be created for this I suppose, to add to the BF?

Minot, ND

I believe so, or ask an administrator...

Barling, AR(Zone 7b)

Dina, a gorgeous moth and nice pic.
I have set up a BF page for Marbled White moth at . Just click on this link to add your moth image.

Mysore, India(Zone 10a)

Done. Thanks Flap and Ivy.

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