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Photo#818578
Gray moth laying eggs - Cargida pyrrha - female

Gray moth laying eggs - Cargida pyrrha - Female
Canoa Ranch I-19 Rest Area, Pima County, Arizona, USA
July 27, 2013
gathering_2013. This moth came to lights at the Canoa Rest Area.

Thanks for any help.
Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

Moved
Moved from Moths.

You captured an incredible moment. I got a similar species to lay eggs this summer, and the eggs were similar looking, but the laying was not an easy process!

got it, I think...
I had several shots of this species from Florida Station, and I think I found it - Cargida pyrrha - Hodges#7964 (Notodontidae), compare:


 
Cargida pyrrha!
We agree that you got it. Thanks for your help.

Loren and Babs Padelford
Bellevue, NE

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