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Golden Looper Moth - Argyrogramma verruca

Golden Looper Moth - Argyrogramma verruca
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
April 12, 2017
Ok I wanted to take a decent shot of this moth if I ever came across it again but I don't know what it is called. It has lovely gold/bronze tones and I came across it again Wednesday night. I checked on discoverlife.org for an ID, but the closest matches I found were the Pink-Washed Looper Moth (Argyrogramma basigera) and the Sensitive Fern Borer (Papaipema inquaesita). The Northern Burdock Borer (Papaipema arctivorens) looked similar also. This is the only view I could give, as there were too many leaves and spiderwebs in the way for a dorsal view. I hope that's enough.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

This adds April for Texas.

Golden Looper?

 
Thanks
Thanks for the suggestion, yours looks closer than what I found. The two white spots on the wing make me think you're right. :)

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