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Photo#90741
amazing little geometrid, in hand - Heterusia atalantata

amazing little geometrid, in hand - Heterusia atalantata
World Birding Center HQ at Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
December 17, 2006

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amazing little geometrid, wings open (barely) - Heterusia atalantata amazing little geometrid, in hand - Heterusia atalantata amazing little geometrid, in the bush - Heterusia atalantata

Geometrid
Joshua,
Many Thanks for solving my mystery!!! It's a beautiful little moth.

 
Glad to have another pic
Glad my photo could help you out! And that the Guide now has a slightly better pic of this species with the wings open. Went ahead and moved your photos from ID Request to the section for Heterusia. The closer you get to the tropics, the more butterfly-like some of the moths get, and the more moth-like some of the butterflies....

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