Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1075200

Showy Emerald
Dichorda iridaria

Observation date: September 16, 2015
Submitted by: Peggy Gillingham
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This is the first time I had ever seen this moth. It was a few days after we had some cool nights. The picture quality is poor because he was high up under the porch roof and I was standing on tip toes to take the photo.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: November 14, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.