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Alfalfa looper

Autographa californica


Moth with shades of gray and brown and two white spots.


Spotted under a light.


The larvae feed on a wide range of plants. Recorded food plants are Apiaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Asteraceae, Boraginaceae, Brassicaceae, Caprifoliaceae, Chenopodiaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Ericaceae, Fabaceae, Grossulariaceae, Liliaceae, Lamiaceae, Linaceae, Malvaceae, Plantaginaceae, Poaceae, Podocarpaceae, Polygonaceae, Rhamnaceae, Rosaceae, Rutaceae, Scrophulariaceae, Solanaceae and Verbenaceae species.(Wikipedia).

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Federal Way, Washington, USA

Spotted on Sep 12, 2019
Submitted on Sep 13, 2019

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