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Granite Angle (Macaria granitata) At a UV light setup (365nm) at a dense mixed forest edge. Geotagged,Macaria granitata,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Granite Angle (Macaria granitata)

At a UV light setup (365nm) at a dense mixed forest edge.

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  1. Are you using the 395 or 365 LED light strip? I thought it was the 395? Posted 13 days ago

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''Macaria granitata'', the granite moth, is a moth of the family Geometridae. It is found in Pennsylvania, Maine, New Hampshire, New England, New Jersey, southern Quebec, Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.

The wingspan is about 25 mm. There are one to two generations per year.

The larvae mainly feed on ''Pinus rigida'' in New England. In southern New Jersey they have been recorded on ''Pinus rigida'' and other hard pines.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2019. Captured Jul 7, 2019 16:23 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/181s
  • ISO250
  • 100mm