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Black witch moth

Ascalapha Odorata

Description:

The Black Witch Moth.

Habitat:

This one is pretty far north.

Notes:

See the Wikipedia link for cool folklore.

1 Species ID Suggestions

gfracas
gfracas a week ago
Black Witch Moth
Ascalapha Odorata


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2 Comments

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bayucca
bayucca a week ago

The female.

gfracas
Spotted by
gfracas

Saint Robert, Missouri, USA

Lat: 37.83, Long: -92.13

Spotted on Jul 6, 2019
Submitted on Jul 7, 2019

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