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Camouflaged Looper

A camouflaged looper
Beatriz Moisset [CC BY-SA 4.0] via Wikimedia Commons
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Synchlora aerata, the wavy-lined emerald moth or camouflaged looper, is a species of moth of the family Geometridae. The species was described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1798. It is found in most of North America.

The wingspan is about 17 mm. Adults are green with scalloped or wavy white transverse lines. The larvae feed on a wide variety of plants, including the flower heads of composite flowers and other flowering plants, as well as shrubs and trees.