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Rosy Maple Moth

Dryocampa rubicunda


The Rosy Maple Moth, Dryocampa rubicunda, is a beautiful moth commonly identified by its pink and yellow coloring. It is a frequent visitor to lights in the Northeastern United States. The moth is quite variable, with species appearing to be mostly pink, or sometimes mostly yellow. This Rosy Maple moth is somewhat due to the torrential rain the day before.


Saved from a spider web. Found during a trip to Gray, Maine. Attracted to outside light.

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Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Thanks, Mayra!

MayraSpringmann 8 years ago


Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Two new photos added! Enjoy!

Jacob Gorneau
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Jacob Gorneau

Maine, USA

Spotted on Jun 23, 2012
Submitted on Jun 28, 2012

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