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Dark Acrolophus - Acrolophus morus Habitat: Resting on vegetation in a mixed forest Acrolophus,Acrolophus mora,Dark Acrolophus,Fall,Geotagged,United States,moth Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Dark Acrolophus - Acrolophus morus

Habitat: Resting on vegetation in a mixed forest

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  1. Excellent shot! Posted 2 months ago
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''Acrolophus morus'', the dark acrolophus, is a moth of the family Acrolophidae. It was described by Augustus Radcliffe Grote in 1881. It is found in North America, including Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

The wingspan is about 20 mm for males and 26 mm for females.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Feb 9, 2019. Captured Oct 3, 2018 12:04 in 281 Main St S, Woodbury, CT 06798, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/6.3
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm