Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1068729

Small Mocis
Mocis latipes

Observation date: October 06, 2015
Submitted by: mellielong
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in the grass but there were other weeds around so can't be sure of host plant. Matches picture of caterpillar on Tulane's website: http://www.tulane.edu/~ggentry/LAleps05/species/Noctuidae/Mocis/Mlatipes.htm
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 31, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Hillsborough County