Class: Hexapoda (animals with six legs - includes all insects)
Knudson and Bordelon (1999) list 37 species for the Park.
Most species have a body length around 1 inch. These moths have a thick body and so tend to hold their wings roof-like over their bodies when resting. (Because of this, it is easier to take closeup pictures from the side and focus only on one wing than to take pictures from above.)
2003 September 24 at the Pine Springs Visitor Center (at lights)
2003 at the Pine Springs Visitor Center
2003 September 11 at Manzanita Spring
2001 June 03 near the beginning of the Devil's Hall Trail
Holland (1903) calls this the Blue-green Lichen Moth. Knudson and Bordelon (1999) collected this species from Dog Canyon and indicate that it is part of the fauna from Arizona and New Mexico.
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