Box tree moth emerging from chrysalis, time-lapse footage
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Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) emerging from its chrysalis and expanding its wings, time-lapse footage. This is the dark (melanic) variant of this moth. The box tree moth is native to eastern Asia (Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea, Russian Far East and India), but has been introduced to Europe where it is an invasive pest. Infestations by the larvae of this moth can severely damage and kill box tree plants.