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clearwing moth - Paranthrene tabaniformis - female

clearwing moth - Paranthrene tabaniformis - Female
Island Lake SRA, Spring Mill Pond area, Livingston County, Michigan, USA
June 5, 2011
Is this tabaniformis (Dusky Clearwing - Hodges#2524)?

Moved from Paranthrene.

P. tabaniformis female
Yes, you are right with the ID. Congratulations for such an excellent discovery! Did you find her early morning and were there any willows or poplars growing nearby?

thanks, it was late morning
It was late morning on a cloudy day. There were a couple willows growing nearby.

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