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Photo#686688
unkn moth - Stamnodes formosata

unkn moth - Stamnodes formosata
Turkey Creek, Chiricahua Mts., Cochise County, Arizona, USA
July 20, 2012
Can someone ID this moth from just the underwings? Thanks. Attracted to blacklights.

Moved
Moved from Marmopteryx.

Several species in the genus Marmopteryx have been transferred to Stamnodes.

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Moved from ID Request.

Looks to be a relative of

 
Sure looks
like you got it: Marmopteryx marmorata, but you're not certain?? I looked in "Moths of Western North America" and there doesn't seem to be another possibility.

 
We're not moth experts
so we always hesitate to be certain. One of the moth gurus will be able to give you something more definite.

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