Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1162995

Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
Hypoprepia miniata

Observation date: June 16, 2018
Date notes: Night attracting, caught one female. Eggs laid, over 100.
Submitted by: diannetaylor
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Was night attracting clear warm (70F) night, beautiful color, laid over 100 ova in 48 hours. Host plant unknown. Hoping the identification is correct.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 17, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hampton, United States, Virginia