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a tan colored moth, a little over an inch long with darker brown zig-zag lines on forewings, the thorax looked fury.


found on my front porch at night, fluttering around. weather cool, skies clear.

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Fyn Kynd 10 years ago

Maybe a worn Smoked Sallow - Hodges#9550 - (Enargia infumata)? Kinda out of range but it's the closest match I could find. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.ed...

Jellyfishnebula 10 years ago

I honestly think that's not a Fox moth.

Ihazapughappy 10 years ago

thanks for the help, there are lots of moths in different families that look allot like this, so its gonna be hard to narrow it down. 10 years ago

Well I actually think its a fox moth... I thought it was the tiger but it doesn't have any black marks on it. :D I could be wrong too.

Ihazapughappy 10 years ago

i don't think so, but then again i am not a moth expert.

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Louisiana, USA

Spotted on Jan 28, 2013
Submitted on Jan 29, 2013

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