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Black arches moth

Melanchra assimilis


Caterpillar; emerald green with two yellow stripes.


On a fern at the edge of a lake.


Any help with the ID would be greatly appreciated.

1 Comment

Ioannis 4 years ago

Very similar shape and colour to European Broom Moth (noctuelle du pois, Ceramica pisi or Melanchra pisi) which is not found in Canada.

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Québec, Canada

Spotted on Sep 19, 2015
Submitted on Nov 12, 2015

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