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Green Cloverworm - Hypena scabra *I&#039;m not 100% sure of the ID, but it seems the most likely<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night<br />
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Green Cloverworm - Hypena scabra

*I'm not 100% sure of the ID, but it seems the most likely

Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night

Green Cloverworm - Hypena scabra *I'm not 100% sure of the ID, but it seems the most likely<br />
<br />
Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/77482/green_cloverworm_-_hypena_scabra.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/77481/green_cloverworm_-_hypena_scabra.html<br />
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 Geotagged,Green Cloverworm,Hypena scabra,Spring,United States,moth

Green Cloverworm - Hypena scabra *I'm not 100% sure of the ID, but it seems the most likely<br />
<br />
Habitat: Attracted to a moth light at night<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/77480/green_cloverworm_-_hypena_scabra.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/77482/green_cloverworm_-_hypena_scabra.html Geotagged,Green Cloverworm,Hypena scabra,Spring,United States,moth

    comments (2)

  1. You really have crazy one-handed focusing skills! Posted 3 months ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy! I lean against the wall on my deck to get the one-handed moth shots. Posted 3 months ago

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The Green Cloverworm or Black Snout is a moth of the Erebidae family. It is found from Canada south to Florida and Texas. It has also been reported from Great Britain.

The wingspan is 25–35 mm. Adults are on wing from March to November or all year round in warmer regions. There are multiple generations per year.

The larvae feed on low-growing legumes, including alfalfa, bean, clover, pea and soybean. They also feed on woody legumes such as false indigo and locust. Other.. more

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Apr 15, 2019. Captured Apr 14, 2019 21:53 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm