Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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Red-shawled Moth
Dolichomia intermedialis

Observation date: June 24, 2016
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Little triangular-shaped moth, about 1 cm across the bottom of the wings, color is pinkish brown with two wavy lines of dark gray and white checks
Status: Resident
Verified by: Lula Field
Verified date: July 07, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.