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Moth, dorsal - Megalopyge opercularis - male

Moth, dorsal - Megalopyge opercularis - Male
Pena Blanca Canyon, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
July 27, 2013
Size: 30 mm wing span
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This moth was attracted to an illuminated white sheet at night near Pena Blanca Lake during Bugguide Gathering 2013.

This image is from a CombineZP processed stack of 70 images with a 169 µm step taken with a Nikon 200mm F/4 AF-D ED-IF Micro Nikkor macro set to F/4 + Nikon D810 camera.

Moved from Megalopyge bissesa.

This seems like it should be Arizona
rather than British Columbia??

Yes, indeed, AZ
Mouse slip. B is next to A on the pull down menu. Thanks.

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