Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1089007

Beautiful Wood-nymph
Eudryas grata

Observation date: July 13, 2016
Submitted by: allyflor
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Insect was located on a gutter pipe. When blown on lightly the wings fluttered. The day was very hot 91 degrees Fahrenheit, and the insect moved around the pipe to stay in the shade.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: December 17, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Connecticut, Fairfield County