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Geometrid moth - Perizoma costiguttata

Geometrid moth - Perizoma costiguttata
Jasper Ridge (Stanford), San Mateo County, California, USA
May 28, 2007
Size: approximately 1' wingspan
This moth was flying in the daytime in a scrub/chaparral type area.

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Debbie, I lightened and rotated your picture for myself and I think it is a dead ringer for . Try it yourself and see what you think. One has been identified from California, but it does not look like yours to me. I think they are quite variable.

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