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Synanthedon sp.  - Osminia ruficornis

Synanthedon sp. - Osminia ruficornis
Scatter Creek W.M.A., Greene County, Arkansas, USA
August 15, 2014
This clearwing moth was visiting Mountain Mint. It was a lot smaller than the Grape Root Borer I photographed in the same area a week before. Could this be S. decipiens?

Moved from Sesioidea.

After close inspection of your image, I believe this is Osminia ruficornis. The moths have yellow banding in mid-america but white banding in the southwest.

Moved from ID Request.

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