Subject: odd looking insect
Location: macomb, michigan
November 17, 2013 4:14 pm
I noticed this flying around where I was working so I took a picture to see it in more detail. What is it?
Signature: thank you.

Plume Moth

Plume Moth

This is a Plume Moth in the family Pterophoridae, which according to BugGuide, is:  “A distinctive family of moths, but difficult to identify to genus or species.”  Your individual looks very similar to this member of the genus Geina that is pictured on BugGuide.

Location: Macomb, Michigan

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