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Photo#879312
brown and white butterfly? - Melipotis famelica

brown and white butterfly? - Melipotis famelica
National Butterfly Center, Mission TX, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
November 3, 2013
I realize 2 of these photos are not sharp, but I thought they would add valuable information for identifying

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brown and white butterfly? - Melipotis famelica brown and white butterfly? - Melipotis famelica brown and white butterfly? - Melipotis famelica

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

moth
Looks like a moth in the genus Melipotis

 
Thank you! Yes, but which Me
Thank you! Yes, but which Melipotis?! Or maybe Drasteria?

This looks like a day flying
This looks like a day flying moth, not a butterfly. Butterflies typically have "clubs" on their antennae and this insect appears to lack this feature. I cannot help with TX moths.

 
Not a butterfly, a moth
Thank you for the information!

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