moth in mirror
May 5, 2010
Any idea who this handsome moth admiring him/herself in my bathroom mirror might be? I assume it’s a moth from the elaborate antennae, despite the butterfly-like position. Seemed to be attracted to the nightlight we’d left on.
Your lovely moth is one of the Geometrid Moths known as the Tulip Tree Beauty, Epimecis hortaria. You can read more about it on BugGuide.