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Black-Bordered Lemon Moth

Marimatha nigrofimbria

Description:

A pastel yellow moth with two black dots and a black fringe along the bottom of its wings. This moth flies from March to November in the south. This one was found on the siding of our house.

Habitat:

It was out in the middle of the morning, around 10.00. The adults are pretty widespread. The caterpillars feed on crabgrass and morning glory.

Notes:

Additional Resource(s): Moth Photographer's Group: http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.ed... | Insect Identification: https://www.insectidentification.org/ins... | Butterflies and Moths: https://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/spec...

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Matthew Hammond
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Matthew Hammond

Conway, Arkansas, USA

Spotted on Sep 21, 2019
Submitted on Sep 25, 2019

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