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Ailanthus webworm moth

Atteva aurea


Orange and white checkered bug


Underneath my front porch light

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bayucca 8 years ago

I never force anybody to withdraw his/her suggestion ;-)...
Reza, your ID is certainly correct! :-)
One of the "+" is actually by me...
It was just a picky note, that the name "punctella" is outdated:
"Explanation of Names
Aurea means golden.
Former species name punctella is from Latin punct a sting or prick, plus suffix ella small." from bugguide.

So its called by a different name, but its not the wrong Id ? I guess I won't be forced to withdraw my suggestion !

MadGrady 8 years ago

Awesome! Thank you so much!

bayucca 8 years ago

The vaild name for this one is to my knowledge Atteva aurea.

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Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Spotted on May 23, 2014
Submitted on May 24, 2014

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