Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1121999

Carpenterworm Moth
Prionoxystus robiniae

Observation date: June 18, 2017
Submitted by: SaratogaGap
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Very attracted to UV light. I could not keep it off the UV bulb for long. When disturbed, moved around but never flew. Weather: 76 F, dry Elevation: 2550' No Moon.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: December 20, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Santa Cruz County