Virginia Ctenucha Moth
Ctenucha virginica / Leaf Skeletonizer Moths
Oak Ridge, TN (Anderson Co.)
September 18, 2009
I don't like taking photos of insects in specimen jars, but sometimes that's the best I can get. The photo I took of this moth on a flower did not show the blue abdomen. A student caught it during my Butterfly class.
These insects look more like a wasp than a moth.