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Dark Marathyssa

Marathyssa inficita 8955

Description:

Violet grey with obscure bands and markings, with strange resting position of the wings and body. Abdomen is pointed in the air at rest.

Habitat:

Spotted on a sheet hanging on my porch with black lights and halogens shining on it at night to attract moths. We live in a gated lake community surrounded by rural agricultural land, and some wooded areas. National Moth Week 2017.

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MelindaKiser
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MelindaKiser

Ohio, USA

Spotted on Jul 29, 2017
Submitted on Jul 29, 2017

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