Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#316682
Owlet Moth - Abrostola urentis

Owlet Moth - Abrostola urentis
Pack Forest (near Eatonville), Pierce County, Washington, USA
July 11, 2009
See other images from the 2009 BugGuide Gathering here: gathering_2009

Moved
Moved from Abrostola.

Moved
Moved from Owlet Moths.

Really beautifully colored specimen, but I think it is . Not from your area so will ask for confirmation.

 
Agree on Abrostola urentis
Double-checked on PNWM site - only thing it could be!

Moved
Moved from Moths.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Gee, that's interesting....
...haven't seen one of those before. Maybe Abrostola urentis (Hodges 8881)? Looks quite like the Gary Anweiler photo on MPG.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.