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The bella moth, ornate moth or rattlebox moth is a moth of the subfamily Arctiinae. It is aposematically colored ranging from pink, red, orange and yellow to white coloration with black markings arranged in varying patterns on its wings. It has a wingspan of 33–46 mm. Moths reside in temperate midwestern and eastern North America as well as throughout Mexico and other parts of Central America. Unlike most moths, the bella moth is diurnal. Formerly, the bella moth or beautiful utetheisa of temperate.. more

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by fchristant
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Uploaded Dec 1, 2018. Captured Oct 28, 2018 17:30 in Thornhill Rd, Winter Haven, FL 33880, USA.
  • ILCE-6300
  • f/5.6
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO160
  • 300mm