Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1179187

Peachtree Borer Moth
Synanthedon exitiosa

Observation date: August 02, 2018
Date notes: 80°F/27°C 80%Hu 15mph/24kph-SW. Daylight/Afternoon. Partly Sunny but rainy & wet with a strong breeze. More rain is expected.
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Fluttered by and landed to rest on a "Rio Diplodenia" plant leaf. I Thought it was a Wasp. :- / (⅝" inch/15mm)
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 15, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania