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Gold-stripe Grass-veneer

Microcrambus biguttellus


Attracted to light in open area bordered by mixed woodland.



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Gold-stripe Grass Veneer
Microcrambus biguttellus Moth Photographers Group – Microcrambus biguttellus – 5419

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Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Hey Fyn! From my observations Crambus albellus lacks the two spots in the middle of the forewing, where as Microcrambus biguttellus can have them or not, but when they are present, it is a diagnostic feature.

Here is a C. albellus I found:

Here is a M. biguttellus I found:

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 7 years ago

Good call, Jacob. Thanks, I'll update.

Fyn Kynd
Spotted by
Fyn Kynd

Maine, USA

Spotted on Jul 21, 2013
Submitted on Jul 26, 2013

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