Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1054165

Squash Vine Borer
Melittia cucurbitae

Observation date: July 12, 2015
Submitted by: Kzfisherman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I think this may be a clear-wing moth (if not, my apologies). Was resting on Mist flower leaf, was very damp.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 14, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Illinois, McHenry County