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Scopula inductata ? - Scopula compensata

Scopula inductata ? - Scopula compensata
Tallahassee FL USA, Leon County, Florida, USA
January 13, 2017
Size: small, less than 1 inch
Porch light visitor. This moth appears to be rather worn making it very difficult for me to determine if it is S. inductata or S. limboundata. ID help appreciated.

Moved from Scopula.

Moved from Butterflies and Moths.

I think your genus was right the first time. You might also take a look at for a species possibility. I have had them "mellow out" more like your specimen.

Thanks so much for the help. I think compensata looks like a good fit, and one I hadn't considered. Another tough group!

Yes, even BOLD thinks so.

Moved from ID Request.

Idaea obfusaria
The more I look at this moth, the more I think it might be Idaea obfusaria. Still very uncertain.

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