Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1066068

Osmunda Borer Moth
Papaipema speciosissima

Observation date: September 19, 2015
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Lovely orange moth, about 1.5 inches wingspan, chunky and hairy, subtle lined pattern on wings along with two bright white marks, the top is bisected into two dots, the bottom is a dash
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 22, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.