Location: Kenya, Malindi
April 7, 2017 9:18 am
Hi there, I would need if possible an identification for the following two insects, one seems to be a moth and the other some type beetle (?). They came flying on a veranda at night close to a light and landed on the curtain where they stayed for long. In Kenya, Malindi (coast) , April the second 2017.
Your Moth is a member of the superfamily Noctuoidea which contains Owlet Moths and kin. What you have mistaken for a beetle is a Cockroach.