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Tulip Tree Beauty

Epimecis hortaria

Description:

Habitat:

Wet open areas and waste places where food plants grow; nocturnal, attracted to light.

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ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

Beautiful! I am fairly sure this is a Tulip-tree Beauty, though. The shape of the wings and the patterning are consistent (though this is a pretty variable species).
Take a look at the link I provided above and see what you think.

Candice Trimble
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Candice Trimble

Virginia, USA

Spotted on Jun 3, 2013
Submitted on Sep 3, 2013

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