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The Deceptive sallow is a moth in the Family Noctuidae. Its green, black and white markings help it blend into its background to avoid predation in the conifer forest in the PNW. Wingspan about 40 mm.
Spotted in an old-growth conifer forest.
Larvae (caterpillars) feed on the foliage of Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii). Adults fly in early spring.
Spotted on Apr 26, 2021
Submitted on May 2, 2021
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