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Celery Leaftier Moth - Udea rubigalis

Celery Leaftier Moth - Udea rubigalis
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
August 3, 2010
Found this fellow on Rudbeckia

Udea rubigalis - Celery Leaftier - Hodges #5079

 
Thanks, Maury
Thank you so much for correcting my id error. This has been "bugging" me for months. You're the best!

What makes this a Garden Webworm...

 
Glad you asked
It looks as if I've misidentified this one. It does look more like a Celery Leaftier than a Garden Webworm. I'm pretty ignorant when it comes to moths, but I'm trying to learn. I've posted two other images as Garden Webworm, and I still think that this one fits:

but I'm having doubts about this one:

I'd love to know what you think. Thanks!

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