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Large Lace-border

Scopula limboundata


Small, white moth

2 Species ID Suggestions

Ingrid3 10 years ago
Brown-bordered Geometer
Eumacaria madapata

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naturelover0224 10 years ago

Thanks for the help!!

ForestDragon 10 years ago

Lovely find, naturelover!
The Brown-bordered Geometer (Eumacaria madopata) does have some similarities but I think the Large Lace-border is a closer match. You were certainly on the right track Ingrid!
Here is the page for the Brown-bordered Geometer for comparison:

Ingrid3 10 years ago

Its definitely a geometer moth of some kind. The species I suggested is close but may not be the right one.
I use BOOKS more than the web. The field would not let me add a book!
Peterson Field Guide NE N American Moths
Its probably on

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Minnesota, USA

Spotted on Jul 20, 2013
Submitted on Oct 24, 2013

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