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Insect and Spider Identification: Moth ID

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2gardenkate

2gardenkate
Crofton, MD
(Zone 7a)

June 14, 2013
7:47 AM

Post #9558686

Can anyone ID this unusual moth for me? I've not seen this species before. It was spotted in Anne Arundel county, Maryland and is about an inch in length, minus the hairy front legs.

Thanks.

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melody

melody
Benton, KY
(Zone 7a)


June 14, 2013
2:36 PM

Post #9559122

This looks like it: http://davesgarden.com/guides/bf/go/1669/
Common name, Beautiful Wood Nymph

themoonhowl

themoonhowl
Prairieville, LA
(Zone 9a)

June 14, 2013
2:39 PM

Post #9559123

I agree...Eudryas grata...a very pretty moth

http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Eudryas-grata

2gardenkate

2gardenkate
Crofton, MD
(Zone 7a)

June 15, 2013
6:35 AM

Post #9559760

Thanks!

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