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Photo#106944
Umber Moth - Hypomecis umbrosaria - female

Umber Moth - Hypomecis umbrosaria - Female
Sand Springs, Osage County, Oklahoma, USA
May 1, 2007
Size: 1"-1 1/4"
Please help with ID.

Umber Moth
Hypomecis umbrosaria, # 6439, the Umber Moth. Compare to MPG photos.

 
But the antennae aren't "feat
But the antennae aren't "feathered" like the one I submitted Monday and the pattern doesn't appear quite the same. Bob Patterson IDed the one Monday as an Umber Moth. Please advise.

 
It's an Umber
Pattern intensity and saturation can have some variation. Key markings for Hypomecis umbrosaria are present. Thin antennae mean it's probably a female.

 
What about the wing shape ? T
What about the wing shape ? They're not the same. Is it just the way it's sitting ?

 
Spot-on
Wing shape is spot-on for Hypomecis umbrosaria. Angle and/or position of the moth and its wings can effect visual perception of wing shape, yes.

There's no problem waiting on a second opinion if you're unsure.

 
No no. I really appreciate yo
No no. I really appreciate your help and insight. Just trying to learn. I know very little about moths. I've just been trying to not duplicate posts and I was hoping this was something different.

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