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Small Magpie Moth

Anania hortulata


Yellowish body parts. Wings have black and white patterns. Wingspan 24-28 mm.


Spotted in a urban neighborhood.


An introduced species from Europe. The main food plant is Nettle, but Woundworts, Mints, Horehounds and Bindweeds are also used.

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Federal Way, Washington, USA

Spotted on Jun 1, 2019
Submitted on Jun 2, 2019

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