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Orange-collared Scape Moth (Cisseps fulvicollis) TL: ~15 mm. Narrow, brown FW with yellow streak that extends along basal half of costa. Orange collar on thorax. Hosts: Grass, lichen, and spike-rush.<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a 365 nm LED light in a semi-rural area<br />
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Orange-collared Scape Moth (Cisseps fulvicollis)

TL: ~15 mm. Narrow, brown FW with yellow streak that extends along basal half of costa. Orange collar on thorax. Hosts: Grass, lichen, and spike-rush.

Habitat: Attracted to a 365 nm LED light in a semi-rural area

2021(155)

    comments (2)

  1. beautiful specimen! i have only seen this species once, i think? Posted 3 days ago
    1. Thanks. It's a regular around here. Posted 2 days ago

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The Orange-collared Scape Moth is a species of the Arctiidae family.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Jul 21, 2021. Captured Jul 20, 2021 00:10 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/13.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO1600
  • 100mm