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Photo#58085
White moth on window - Campaea perlata

White moth on window - Campaea perlata
Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
June 6, 2006
Size: 1.5-2"
This is not a Macaria pustularia - Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth because the "labial palps" do not extend beyond the eyes. In fact, this seems to have a long coiled tube-type mouth. But the wings are the same shape as the Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth.

Campaea perlata
is my guess; the forewing PM line is faintly visible from below
see Pale Beauty

 
Pale Beauty
Thank you very much. I think you are right! I have labelled it and submitted it under that heading.

 
You're welcome
No need to re-submit the photo; I've moved this photo from ID Request to the species page, and frassed your second submission

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