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Hypena humuli - Hop Vine Moth TL: ~15 mm. Small black orbicular spot; PM lines fade before reaching inner margin; short apical dash; distal half of costa has pale brown patch. Hosts: Common hop and stinging nettle.<br />
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Habitat: Attracted to a 395 nm LED light in a rural area<br />
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Hypena humuli - Hop Vine Moth

TL: ~15 mm. Small black orbicular spot; PM lines fade before reaching inner margin; short apical dash; distal half of costa has pale brown patch. Hosts: Common hop and stinging nettle.

Habitat: Attracted to a 395 nm LED light in a rural area

2020(13)

    comments (2)

  1. OOO! One I haven't heard of/seen! Posted 2 years ago
    1. It was new for me as well. Posted 2 years ago

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''Hypena humuli'', the hop looper or hop vine moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is found from coast to coast in Canada south in the east to Florida and Arkansas in the west to California.

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

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Uploaded Apr 20, 2020. Captured Apr 19, 2020 11:17 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/4.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO320
  • 100mm