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Thanks, Britt.  Although the moth in question very much resembles those in
the genus *Nola, *it's apparently a member of the genus *Idia,* in the
subfamily *Hermeniinae, *or Litter Moths.

Below are a few photos from various sources of the American Idia (*Idia
americalis*).  The first is from Cindy Mead,
http://www.pbase.com/lilwings/image/4093740.  The coloring is a bit off,
but the key is the most distal dark spot close to the edge of the forewing,
having a noticeable white line on its distal edge.  This species is quite
variable, as see the other photos on this website, as here,
http://www.pbase.com/lilwings/image/3168401.

Bug Guide has this photo, where the coloring is closer to the moth on my
back window:  http://bugguide.net/node/view/594326.

Thanks to Mark Klingler for the ID, and to Anne Runyon for yet another moth
resource on Facebook, which see if any interest:
https://www.facebook.com/notes/mothing-and-moth-watching/guidelines-for-the-mothing-and-moth-watching-group/501265403234553

<https://www.facebook.com/notes/mothing-and-moth-watching/guidelines-for-the-mothing-and-moth-watching-group/501265403234553>
https://www.facebook.com/groups/137219092972521/

Cheers,
b
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On Thu, Oct 9, 2014 at 10:42 AM, Britt Griswold <
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> Maybe a Nola ovilla
> http://bugguide.net/node/view/913362/bgimage
>
> On 10/8/14 5:57 PM, Carie Nixon wrote:
>
>> Three-Spotted Nola, Nola triquetrana
>>
>
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