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Lythrodes venatus or radiatus? - Lythrodes venatus

Lythrodes venatus or radiatus? - Lythrodes venatus
Marathon, Brewster County, Texas, USA
September 19, 2012
Maury Heiman suggested Lythrodes radiatus for this one, confirmation welcome!

Moved from Lythrodes.

Thanks for the measurement update, Matt and Heidi.

Moved from Lythrodes radiatus.

Rough size estimate favors L. venatus.
Will leave here until accurate info from H&M.

now on ID request
Here's the link -

More photos on the way
I have shots from last night of a different set of critters - shall I add them to this critter or upload them as new bugs?

Upload as new bugs
While you may have several photos, only one specimen per posting, even if you think they are the same species

Will do!
Thanks - will post a few new ones then!

Solid 1/2 inch
My photos with measurements from last night went down with the camera, sadly, but we'll give it another go tonight.

Lythrodes radiatus Moth - Hodges #9732
Moved from ID Request.

If Maury suggested it and just added a guide page for your moth, then that's all the confirmation you need :) Congrats, you have just added a new species to Bug Guide.

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