Butterflies and Moths of North America

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White-tipped Black
Melanchroia chephise

Observation date: May 22, 2018
Submitted by: Meganjolie
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I have a snow bush covered in small green caterpillars with red heads that I believe this moth came from. I'm hoping it's not harmful to my garden.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 22, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Pinellas County, United States, Florida