Scopula limboundata – Large Lace-border Moth

Hodges # 7159

Caterpillar food: apple, blueberry, clover, dandelion, black cherry (Bugguide)

I often see these moths in the woods during the day – fluttering up when I walk, especially when I’m walking through knee-high plants.  They also come to lights.

6/29/2007   daytime


6/30/2010  at lights





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6/25/2012  this individual has no dark patterning at all in the subterminal area

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on bugguide