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Plume Moth - Lioptilodes albistriolatus
Kenner, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
December 25, 2007
My first plume moth. Had to work Christmas day and it turned out to be slow so I grabbed the camera...
Winter finally arrived in south Louisiana - 41 degrees.
This guy landed on a bush near me and ended up as my subject... I figure it should be easy for somebody with a little knowledge to ID this one. Most of the images of plume moths that I found don't show the segmented body like this one does. I am guessing Stenoptilodes brevipennis but...
First record in Louisiana on BugGuide
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