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6575  - Iridopsis fragilaria

6575 - Iridopsis fragilaria
Santee, San Diego County, California, USA
July 29, 2013
Size: Forewing length 19 mm
My identification based on images in the guide and at MPG
Found at UV light near Santee Lakes

Moved from Iridopsis.


A Tough One - Iridopsis, but which one
There are two groups of Iridopsis. In one group the pm. line starts out at the inner margin relatively straight and runs out toward the apex. In the second group the pm. line starts out with a significant arch or curve (as in this case). I. clivinaria is in the first group.

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