Variety of habitats, but esp. scrubby fields.
Flies late spring through summer.
Wow, that’s a weird-looking moth!
I love the shape of them. There’re a couple in the genus Archips that have that intriguing and distinctive shape to their wing, but only in this species is it so pronounced. They’re small, less than half an inch long.
Handsome! Looks as tho’ he’s cloaked in a wizard’s robe!
He does, doesn’t he? You have to wonder evolutionary force drove the formation of that wing shape.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.