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Photo#591062
Xanthorhoe ferrugata - female

Xanthorhoe ferrugata - Female
Coldstream, Southern, British Columbia, Canada
September 21, 2011
I found this moth by the porch light the same morning that I found this one They look very similar except for the color.

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They look like
Carpet moths, but I'm no expert. Try looking around in Genus Euphyia for starters.

Or maybe something like Xanthorhoe, I will stop guessing now. The AM line is smooth on yours, so disregard Euphyia, I think.

 
Thanks Roy!
That's a good start!

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