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Eight-spotted Forester

Alypia octomaculata

Description:

Relatively small black/dark blue moth with two small creamy almost oval patches on each wing.

Habitat:

Spotted in the brush and thick dying grass surrounding a large pond. My primary purpose was birding Milton 'Buddy' Hopkins Nature Preserve in Fitzgerald, GA.


2 Comments

robert emond
robert emond a year ago

Thank you for the quick IDs and complements

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

A beautiful photo, and a beautiful Moth....

ForestDragon
ForestDragon a year ago

Beautiful day flying moth! Nice find. :-)

robert emond
Spotted by
robert emond

Georgia, USA

Lat: 31.70, Long: -83.26

Spotted on Mar 24, 2018
Submitted on Mar 26, 2018

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