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Black-blotched Schizura Moth (Schizura leptinoides) At a 395nm UV light setup at the edge of a dense mixed forest. It really wanted to hang out on a clothes pin for some reason. It refused to leave until daylight!<br />
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At a 395nm UV light setup at the edge of a dense mixed forest. It really wanted to hang out on a clothes pin for some reason. It refused to leave until daylight! <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83117/black-blotched_schizura_moth_schizura_leptinoides.html<br />
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Black-blotched Schizura Moth (Schizura leptinoides)

At a 395nm UV light setup at the edge of a dense mixed forest. It really wanted to hang out on a clothes pin for some reason. It refused to leave until daylight!

Black-blotched Schizura Moth (Schizura leptinoides) Attempted mugshot for Christine. Those "eyebrows" made it difficult!<br />
<br />
At a 395nm UV light setup at the edge of a dense mixed forest. It really wanted to hang out on a clothes pin for some reason. It refused to leave until daylight! <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83117/black-blotched_schizura_moth_schizura_leptinoides.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83116/black-blotched_schizura_moth_schizura_leptinoides.html Geotagged,Schizura leptinoides,Summer,United States

Black-blotched Schizura Moth (Schizura leptinoides) At a 395nm UV light setup at the edge of a dense mixed forest. It really wanted to hang out on a clothes pin for some reason. It refused to leave until daylight! <br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83118/black-blotched_schizura_moth_schizura_leptinoides.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83116/black-blotched_schizura_moth_schizura_leptinoides.html Geotagged,Schizura leptinoides,Summer,United States

    comments (4)

  1. Cool size reference :) Posted 4 months ago
  2. I think this is photo #3,000 for you?! Posted 3 months ago
    1. :O Wow! I had no idea! Posted 3 months ago
      1. Congrats :) Posted 3 months ago

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''Schizura leptinoides'', the black-blotched schizura or black-blotched prominent, is a species of moth in the family Notodontidae . It was first described by Augustus Radcliffe Grote in 1864 and it is found in North America.

The MONA or Hodges number for ''Schizura leptinoides'' is 8011.

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

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Uploaded Aug 13, 2019. Captured Aug 9, 2019 07:25 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/181s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm