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Geometrid Moth (Part 2)

Drepanulatrix secundaria

Description:

about 10 mm wingspan. Small moth. Feathery antenna. Whitish to beige in color.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Geometrid Moth
Drepanulatrix sp. Genus Drepanulatrix - BugGuide.Net


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10 Comments

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

thanks J.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Awesome moth, Jemma!

Looks pretty close! I'm horrible at distinguishing moth species unless the differences are very obvious. I have a spotting very similar to yours: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/226...

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

Thanks so much for the ID Cindy!
Adarsha ,thanks for the comment!

I'm not certain of the genus but give it a look.

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

It is a gift of the heat wave, Bringing out critters. I saw quite a few bugs at Heatherfarms too. NO power in my batterries;(
I also saw the apple moth caterpillar while cutting up an apple from my apple tree.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Leaf like antennae :) amazing :)

Wow! Those are awesome antenna! Great spotting, Emma!

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

I finally spotted a moth with feathered antenna and it made me feel so happy!

Hema
Spotted by
Hema

Concord, California, USA

Spotted on Jul 1, 2013
Submitted on Jul 1, 2013

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