JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

''Synchlora aerata'', the wavy-lined emerald moth or camouflaged looper, is a species of moth of the Geometridae family. It is found in most of North America.

The wingspan is about 17 mm. Adults are green with scalloped or wavy white transverse lines.

The larvae feed on a wide variety of plants, including the flower heads of composite flowers and other flowering plants, as well as shrubs and trees. Recorded food plants include ''Aster'', ''Rudbeckia'', ''Liatris'', ''Solidago'',.. more

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Gary B
View Gary B's profile

By Gary B

All rights reserved
Uploaded Jul 4, 2019. Captured Jul 4, 2019 06:23 in 4408 Miller Rd, Barnum, MN 55707, USA.
  • Canon EOS Rebel T6
  • f/5.6
  • 1/166s
  • ISO1600
  • 100mm