Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1044351

Rufous Geometer Moth
Xanthotype rufaria

Observation date: April 19, 2015
Submitted by: bentert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth was attracted to a porch light on the outside of a building and was perched on the screen. It was calm, dark, and not raining. The high in Sarasota that day was 87 F and the low, 69 F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 19, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Sarasota County