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Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller Moth (Argyrotaenia quercifoliana) At a 365nm UV light setup at a mixed forest edge.<br />
 Argyrotaenia quercifoliana,Geotagged,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller Moth (Argyrotaenia quercifoliana)

At a 365nm UV light setup at a mixed forest edge.

    comments (6)

  1. Wowww!!! What a beauty! Posted 4 days ago
    1. I thought so too!

      PS. Franny might have to become our triplet as she got the same moth at her sheet last night! :O :P
      Posted 4 days ago
      1. Yayyy! I love Franny! We can be Tripletses? Posted 2 days ago
        1. Last night!!
          Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller - Argyrotaenia quercifoliana TL: ~12 mm. Pale yellow FW with brown blotches. AM and PM lines are indistinct. Host: Oak. Status: Common.<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a 395 nm LED light in a rural area<br />
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2021(41) Argyrotaenia,Argyrotaenia quercifoliana,Geotagged,Spring,United States,Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller,leafroller,moth
          Posted 2 days ago
  2. Nice moth, as well as an excellent 1970s wallpaper. Posted 3 days ago
    1. Thanks, Ferdy! It WOWed me for sure! Posted 3 days ago

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''Argyrotaenia quercifoliana'', the yellow-winged oak leafroller moth, is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in eastern North America.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jun 10, 2021. Captured Jun 10, 2021 06:07 in 227 Oakman Rd NE, Oakman, GA 30732, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/22.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO10000
  • 100mm