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Photo#1074196
little vertical moth - Xanthorhoe ferrugata

little vertical moth - Xanthorhoe ferrugata
Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
May 27, 2015
This little moth was found just before twilight. I don't know if the way they perch is significant but it was sitting with wings vertical.

Thanks for any help you can give.

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Moved from ID Request.

I suggest
Xanthorhoe ferrugata - Red Twin-Spot - Hodges#7388

Posture of wings spread is typical for this moth at rest; however, this moth will sometimes be found at rest with wings together


 
Thank you so much. These lit
Thank you so much. These little moths are really quite pretty. If they were bigger, people would ooh and aah at them. They're like little jewels. Thanks again!

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