Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1151947

Omnivorous Platynota Moth
Platynota rostrana

Observation date: January 20, 2018
Submitted by: Butterfly1450 Lady
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I found the larva on “passionvine” and bought it in to raise. Two days later it formed a cocoon in a folded passion leaf. 10 days later it emerged. I released it the same day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: January 21, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Brevard County, United States, Florida