Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1150056

Chrysanthemum Flower Borer Moth
Lorita scarificata

Observation date: October 27, 2017
Date notes: Captured Oct27, 2017 19:05 EST, photographed next day
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to outdoor light early in the evening. ID confirmed by DNA barcoding (sample BOLD-648). Length of moth ≈4mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: December 06, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Leon County, United States, Florida