4700 thumb Commonly observed moths of Dallas/Fort Worth (2)

A supplemental guide to the more frequently observed moths in DFW, Texas... This can be printed out for the national moth week to help in ID'ing.

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Green Cloverworm Moth 1
Hypena scabra
Small
Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth 2
Spoladea recurvalis
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Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth 4
Malacosoma disstria
Small
Celery Leaftier Moth 5
Udea rubigalis
Small
Wedgling Moth 6
Galgula partita
Small
Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth 7
Spodoptera ornithogalli
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Lucerne Moth 8
Nomophila nearctica
Small
Sad Underwing Moth 7
Catocala maestosa
Small
Green Cutworm Moth 9
Anicla infecta
Small
Moonseed Moth 9
Plusiodonta compressipalpis
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Garden Webworm Moth 3
Achyra rantalis
Small
Forage Looper Moth 11
Caenurgina erechtea
Small
Salt Marsh Moth 12
Estigmene acrea
Small
Tersa Sphinx 13
Xylophanes tersa
Small
Spotted Beet Webworm Moth 14
Hymenia perspectalis
Small
Inornate Pyrausta Moth 9
Pyrausta inornatalis
Small
Southern Beet Webworm Moth 15
Herpetogramma bipunctalis
Small
Walnut Sphinx Moth 16
Amorpha juglandis
Small
Banded Sphinx 17
Eumorpha fasciatus
Small
Bent-line Carpet 11
Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
Small
Waterlily Leafcutter Moth 8
Elophila obliteralis
Small
Giant Leopard Moth 18
Hypercompe scribonia
Small
Fall Armyworm Moth 19
Spodoptera frugiperda
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Dot-lined Angle 20
Psamatodes abydata
Small
Eggplant Leafroller 21
Lineodes integra
Small
Garden Tortrix 22
Clepsis peritana
Small
Filbertworm Moth 8
Cydia latiferreana
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Io Moth 23
Automeris io
Small
Lunate Zale Moth 3
Zale lunata
Small
Southern Purple Mint Moth 24
Pyrausta laticlavia
Small
Common Eupithecia Moth 25
Eupithecia miserulata
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Spring Cankerworm Moth 9
Paleacrita vernata
Small
Dwarf Tawny Wave 20
Cyclophora nanaria
Small
Paler Diacme Moth 22
Diacme elealis
Small
Brown-shaded Gray 8
Iridopsis defectaria
Small
Vagabond Crambus Moth 26
Agriphila vulgivagella
Small
Southern Emerald 22
Synchlora frondaria
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Gray Looper Moth 9
Rachiplusia ou
Small
Sculptured Moth 9
Eumarozia malachitana
Small
Carolina Sphinx 27
Manduca sexta
Small
White-Speck 11
Mythimna unipuncta
Small
Corn Earworm Moth 28
Helicoverpa zea
Small
Common Tan Wave 29
Pleuroprucha insulsaria
Small
Laudable Arches 24
Lacinipolia laudabilis
Small
Polyphemus Moth 30
Antheraea polyphemus
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Luna Moth 32
Actias luna
Small
Gem Moth 33
Orthonama obstipata
Small
Chalcedony Midget 9
Elaphria chalcedonia
Small
White Palpita Moth 34
Diaphania costata
Small
Bent-line Dart 35
Choephora fungorum
Small
Fall Webworm Moth 36
Hyphantria cunea
Small
Common Idia Moth 37
Idia aemula
Small
Black-bordered Lemon Moth 9
Marimatha nigrofimbria
Small
Fractured Western Snout Moth 7
Diastictis fracturalis
Small
Velvet Bean Moth 7
Anticarsia gemmatalis
Small
Banded Scythris Moth 3
Scythris trivinctella
Small
Subterranean Dart 38
Feltia subterranea
Small
Pale-banded Dart 39
Agnorisma badinodis
Small
Red-necked Peanutworm Moth 34
Stegasta bosqueella
Small
Black Witch 40
Ascalapha odorata
Small
Blackberry Looper Moth 41
Chlorochlamys chloroleucaria
Small
Pale-veined Isturgia 39
Isturgia dislocaria
Small
Jalisco Petrophila 39
Petrophila jaliscalis
Small
Wavy-lined Emerald 42
Synchlora aerata
Small
Snowy Urola Moth 43
Urola nivalis
Small
Acorn Moth 44
Blastobasis glandulella
Small
Julia's Dicymolomia Moth 16
Dicymolomia julianalis
Small
Beloved Emarginea Moth 39
Emarginea percara
Small
Triplex Cutworm Moth 47
Micrathetis triplex
Small
Southern Flannel Moth 48
Megalopyge opercularis
Small
Genista Broom Moth 49
Uresiphita reversalis
Small
Indomitable Melipotis 47
Melipotis indomita
Small
Belted Grass-veneer 39
Euchromius ocelleus
Small
Lesser Cornstalk Borer Moth 34
Elasmopalpus lignosellus
Small
Lentiginos Moth 3
Sparganothoides lentiginosana
Small
Bilobed Looper 50
Megalographa biloba
Small
Spiny Oak-slug Moth 32
Euclea delphinii
Small
Melonworm Moth 51
Diaphania hyalinata
Small
Black-dotted Maliattha Moth 3
Maliattha synochitis
Small
Boxwood Leaftier Moth 3
Galasa nigrinodis
Small
Evergreen Bagworm Moth 52
Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis
Small
Vine Sphinx 39
Eumorpha vitis
Small
Sooty-winged Chalcoela Moth 42
Chalcoela iphitalis

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