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  1. Lophocampa sp.? Posted 6 months ago
    1. Thanks, that looks right! Maybe even Lophocampa annulosa? Appearance matches and has a big distribution. Posted 6 months ago
      1. That's the species I had in mind too. Looks like a good match, right? Posted 6 months ago
        1. Yes, and thanks once again! Posted 6 months ago

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''Lophocampa annulosa'', the Santa Ana tussock moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. It was described by Francis Walker in 1855. It is found in southern Texas, southern Arizona, Mexico, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru, Suriname, Brazil, Argentina and Trinidad.

Adults are tan with chainlike light brown markings and a brown line with a small white dot. Larvae have been recorded feeding on ''Aegiphila falcata''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by fchristant
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Uploaded Feb 5, 2019. Captured Oct 23, 2018 08:52.
  • NIKON D810
  • f/11.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm