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Glaphyria fulminalis - Black-patched Glaphyria TL: ~7 mm. FW with zigzag lines that cut through large, dark brown median patch.  Hosts: Unknown<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to LED lights (395 and 385) in a semi-rural area Black-patched Glaphyria,Geotagged,Glaphyria fulminalis,Summer,United States,glaphyria,moth Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Glaphyria fulminalis - Black-patched Glaphyria

TL: ~7 mm. FW with zigzag lines that cut through large, dark brown median patch. Hosts: Unknown

Habitat: Attracted to LED lights (395 and 385) in a semi-rural area

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''Glaphyria fulminalis'', the black-patched glaphyria, is a species of moth of the Crambidae family described by Julius Lederer in 1863. It is found in the eastern part of the United States, from Connecticut to Florida, west to Texas and Illinois.

The wingspan is about 11 millimetres . Adults are on wing from May to August.

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

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Uploaded Jul 10, 2019. Captured Jul 9, 2019 21:52 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm