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Elegant Grass-Veneer Moth

Microcrambus elegans

Description:

Family: Crambidae, Subfamily: Crambinae (Grass-Veneers) Tiny, thin, but common moth that hangs out on vegetation during the day and comes to lights at night. Total length: Only 8-10 mm. White FW is variably peppered with light brown. Hosts: Grasses

Habitat:

woodlands, fields, meadows.

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Carol Snow Milne
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Carol Snow Milne

Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Jul 2, 2013
Submitted on Jul 3, 2013

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