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moth01 130520 - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - male

moth01 130520 - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - Male
Lyon Twp, Oakland County, Michigan, USA
May 20, 2013
Size: 18-20 mm
Is this Xanthoroe ferrugata, red twin-spot? It came to my lights.

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It's a first for Michigan at
It's a first for Michigan at BugGuide.net. The correct spelling is Xanthorhoe ferrugata.

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The double blackish spot in subterminal area, near apex, is distinguishing feature

 
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