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moth from Virginia - Dryocampa rubicunda

moth from Virginia - Dryocampa rubicunda
Powhatan, Powhatan County, Virginia, USA
August 11, 2017
Found at nearly 10 p.m. on door of a house in Powhatan. Photo taken by Sr. Beulah Martin who asked me to see if it could be identified. Moth has red legs.

Moved from ID Request.

Dryocampa rubicunda
Rosy Maple Moth

Rosy Maple Moth
That was really fast. I saw the picture of the moth among those on the front cover of Peterson's Guide to Moths but could not find it in the book. I've already told Sr. Beulah who took the photo and asked for the id. Appreciate the fact that your must have been on line when I posted it. Thanks!

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