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Sumac Leaftier Moth (Episimus argutana) A photo of the actual leaf shelter made by this lovely leaf roller!<br />
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Leaf roller moth larva on Smooth Sumac (Rhus glabra) at the edge of a dense mixed forest. <br />
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Sumac Leaftier Moth (Episimus argutana)

A photo of the actual leaf shelter made by this lovely leaf roller!

Leaf roller moth larva on Smooth Sumac (Rhus glabra) at the edge of a dense mixed forest.

Sumac Leaftier Moth (Episimus argutana) Leaf roller moth larva on Smooth Sumac (Rhus glabra) at the edge of a dense mixed forest.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/84246/sumac_leaftier_moth_episimus_argutana.html Episimus argutana,Geotagged,Sumac Leaftier Moth,Summer,United States

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A species of moth in the Tortricidae family.

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

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Uploaded Sep 11, 2019. Captured Sep 11, 2019 09:28 in 234 Oakman Rd NE, Ranger, GA 30734, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/16.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO125
  • 100mm