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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 one year 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 one year ago
      1. Yayyy! I love Franny! We can be Tripletses? Posted one year 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 one year ago
  2. Nice moth, as well as an excellent 1970s wallpaper. Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks, Ferdy! It WOWed me for sure! Posted one year 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