Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Squash Vine Borer
Melittia cucurbitae

Observation date: July 05, 2017
Submitted by: lgforhan
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Flying around on a catnip plant. It looked like a wasp at first but with unusual orange/blue body color.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 07, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Franklin County, United States, Ohio