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Olethreutes furfuranum Habitat: Attracted to a moth light in a rural area Geotagged,Olethreutes furfuranum,Summer,United States,Woolly-backed Moth,moth Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Maybe the Olethreutes genus? A worn Olethreutes furfuranum? Looks very similar to this one but its wings are held a little differently:
    Woolly-backed Moth (Olethreutes furfuranum) At porch lights near an overgrown backyard habitat.<br />
 Geotagged,Olethreutes furfuranum,Summer,United States
    Posted 3 months ago, modified 3 months ago
    1. Yes, very similar! Thanks! Posted 3 months ago

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''Olethreutes furfuranum'', the woolly-backed moth, is a species of tortricid moth in the family Tortricidae.

The MONA or Hodges number for ''Olethreutes furfuranum'' is 2776.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Feb 1, 2019. Captured Aug 3, 2018 22:35 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/14.0
  • 1/99s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm