Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Wilson's Wood-nymph
Xerociris wilsonii

Observation date: August 17, 2014
Date notes: Mid August 2014
Submitted by: carlsbadcaverns
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth was clinging to a building wall, middle of the day in southeast New Mexico (Carlsbad).
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: January 05, 2015
Coordinator notes: Neat find!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Eddy County