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Garden tortrix moth

Clepsis peritana


This moth was seen resting on a honeysuckle vine in my garden. This moth is orange and yellow, with some designs on the fore wings. The wingspan is 10–15 mm for males and 12–15 mm for females usually. This moth is most common in summer and spring.


In my garden, Fort Worth, Texas.

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Spotted on May 28, 2020
Submitted on May 29, 2020

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