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Hypagyrtis esther  (Esther Moth)
Field Marks

Reddish orange outside PM line. Purplish gray inside PM line. Wings not very mottled. White spot on FW is usually present, but it may not be. If present, it is a single contrasting spot.

   

This moth can be similar to H. unipunctata, but it is darker, more reddish, and much less mottled.


Range

Distribution pattern: Eastern (not Canada).



Hypagyrtis esther
Reilly pers obs




Hypagyrtis esther
Hypagyrtis unipunctata
Hypagyrtis piniata
Hypagyrtis brendae


Similar Species

Hypagyrtis unipunctata




References