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Subject: spaceship-like moth
Location: West Windsor, NJ
March 21, 2016 9:26 am
Hi,
I took a picture of this moth on a leaf of my fig tree last spring/summer (can’t remember exactly). I live in an area in central New Jersey that has a decent amount of trees.
Please let me know if you know what it is!
Thanks!
Signature: nate

Dot Lined White

Dot Lined White

Dear Nate,
This Dot Lined White,
Artace cribraria, is a member of the Lappet Moth family.  According to BugGuide:  “Larvae feed on leaves of oak (Quercus), cherry (Prunus), and rose (Rosa).”

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: West Windsor, New Jersey

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