Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1085516

Four-spotted Fungus Moth
Metalectra quadrisignata

Observation date: June 17, 2016
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Shaped like a carpet or hydriomena moth - about 1 inch wingspan, mottled browns, blacks, and ruby reds, quite striking. The "cape" effect is black and red
Status: Resident
Verified by: Lula Field
Verified date: June 23, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.