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Dark-banded Owlet

Phalaenophana pyramusalis

Description:

Very cute litter moth!

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6 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Thanks Melissa!

MelissaFerguson
MelissaFerguson 8 years ago

Cool spotting!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Right around there, Emma. I think that 5-10 mm would be too small, but I could be wrong.

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

about 15 mm? Quite large.
Could they have moths between 5mm to 10 mm in the litter moth group?

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Thanks Emma! When the wings were closed, as in this photo, it had a wingspan of about 3/4 of an inch.

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

awesome! How big was this?

Jacob Gorneau
Spotted by
Jacob Gorneau

New York, USA

Spotted on Aug 18, 2012
Submitted on Sep 21, 2012

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