Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1219797

Luna moth
Actias luna

Observation date: July 26, 2019
Submitted by: KLea
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On office window in Des Moines, sunny day, 78 degrees, slightly humid. Last week was extremely hot and humid; this week has been around 75-80 degrees and mild.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: August 05, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Polk County