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Photo#992174
Broad-lined Erastria Moth - Erastria coloraria - female

Broad-lined Erastria Moth - Erastria coloraria - Female
Nottingham Park, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 28, 2014
Size: 20 mm head-wingtips
Found on grass along a trail through serpentine barrens. Perched with wings held upright.

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Broad-lined Erastria Moth - Erastria coloraria - female Broad-lined Erastria Moth - Erastria coloraria - female

Moved
Moved from Geometrid Moths.

ID courtesy of Curtis Lehman:
http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/sighting_details/1039322

Note that the host plant, Ceanothus americanus, was in bloom in this location.

Moved
Moved from Moths.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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