It’s Magic (Fairy Moth, Adela ridingsella)

ridings' fairy moth feeding on a flower
Ridings’ Fairy Moth, Adela ridingsella.

I see this moth every so often, but I just can’t seem to get it in focus. One thing I can see is why they call them fairy moths: they are shiny, little moths! Typically they have extremely long antennae — except this kind, which seems to go against the grain.


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