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Crocus Geometer Moth (Xanthotype sp. ) Large, yellow Geometrid moth with violet to pink spots. Xanthotype species are only distinguishable by examination of genitalia. I do not have this skillset, so I will leave this at the Xanthotype genus.<br />
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Habitat:<br />
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At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.<br />
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Habitat:<br />
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At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63380/crocus_geometer_moth_xanthotype_sp._.html<br />
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Habitat:<br />
<br />
At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63380/crocus_geometer_moth_xanthotype_sp._.html<br />
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Crocus Geometer Moth (Xanthotype sp. )

Large, yellow Geometrid moth with violet to pink spots. Xanthotype species are only distinguishable by examination of genitalia. I do not have this skillset, so I will leave this at the Xanthotype genus.

Habitat:

At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.

Crocus Geometer Moth (Xanthotype sp. ) Large, yellow Geometrid moth with violet to pink spots. Xanthotype species are only distinguishable by examination of genitalia. I do not have this skillset, so I will leave this at the Xanthotype genus.<br />
<br />
Habitat:<br />
<br />
At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63380/crocus_geometer_moth_xanthotype_sp._.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63382/crocus_geometer_moth_xanthotype_sp._.html Geotagged,Moth Week 2018,Summer,United States,crocus geometer moth,geometer moth,geometrid,lepidoptera,moth,moths,xanthotype

Crocus Geometer Moth (Xanthotype sp. ) Large, yellow Geometrid moth with violet to pink spots. Xanthotype species are only distinguishable by examination of genitalia. I do not have this skillset, so I will leave this at the Xanthotype genus.<br />
<br />
Habitat:<br />
<br />
At porch lights near front yard (open field). Surrounded by mixed hardwoods/loblolly pines.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/63380/crocus_geometer_moth_xanthotype_sp._.html<br />
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Uploaded Jul 21, 2018. Captured Sep 19, 2017 20:00 in 101 Earl St, Plainville, GA 30733, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/4.5
  • 1/160s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm