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Four-spotted Owlfly (Ululodes quadripunctatus) At a UV light setup (365nm) at the edge of a dense mixed forest. <br />
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My first owlfly caught on camera! This one was quite content to bask in the UV light this morning!<br />
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Four-spotted Owlfly (Ululodes quadripunctatus)

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

Four-spotted Owlfly (Ululodes quadripunctatus) At a UV light setup (365nm) at the edge of a dense mixed forest. <br />
<br />
My first owlfly caught on camera! This one was quite content to bask in the UV light this morning!<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81625/four-spotted_owlfly_ululodes_quadripunctatus.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81658/four-spotted_owlfly_ululodes_quadripunctatus.html Geotagged,Summer,Ululodes quadripunctatus,United States

Four-spotted Owlfly (Ululodes quadripunctatus) At a UV light setup (365nm) at the edge of a dense mixed forest.<br />
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My first owlfly caught on camera! This one was quite content to bask in the UV light this morning! Four-Spotted Owlfly,Geotagged,Summer,Ululodes quadripunctatus,United States

    comments (3)

  1. Cool find! Posted 4 months ago
    1. I know! I was so excited to catch my first on camera! Felt good to add two species to our Net-winged Insects folder (which is rather small) during moth week! Posted 4 months ago, modified 4 months ago
      1. Well said, some of the most beautiful insects (IMHO), yet in very short supply. Posted 4 months ago

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''Ululodes quadripunctatus'', the four-spotted owlfly, is a species of owlfly in the family Ascalaphidae. It is found in Central America and North America.

Similar species: Net-winged Insects
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2019. Captured Jul 9, 2019 17:12 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/181s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm