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Straight-lined Plagodis Moth (Plagodis phlogosaria) At a 365nm UV light at a mixed forest edge. I only got one shot before this one flew away! Geotagged,Plagodis phlogosaria,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Straight-lined Plagodis Moth (Plagodis phlogosaria)

At a 365nm UV light at a mixed forest edge. I only got one shot before this one flew away!

    comments (3)

  1. Ohhhh! I love it! Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you. I loved the subtle green on the forewings! Really cool! Posted one month ago
      1. Yes! I love that too. Very cool colors! Posted one month ago

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''Plagodis phlogosaria'', the scorched wing or straight-lined plagodis, is a species of moth of the family Geometridae. It is found in all of North America except the far south and Yukon and Alaska.

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

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Uploaded Jun 21, 2021. Captured Jun 20, 2021 05:25 in 227 Oakman Rd NE, Oakman, GA 30732, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/22.0
  • 1/99s
  • ISO12800
  • 100mm