Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Deceptive Bomolocha Moth
Hypena deceptalis

Observation date: June 11, 2018
Submitted by: paderalf
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Recent frequent and heavy rains. This moth found along partially flooded grassy trail in wooded area. It went from trail's edge into heavier cover where it remained sufficiently visible for photographs.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 30, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Cook County, United States, Illinois