Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1244117

Carpenterworm Moth
Prionoxystus robiniae

Observation date: March 13, 2020
Date notes: Captured on 03/13/2020 21:30 EST, photo taken next day in daylight.
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On black light illuminated sheet. Sex of moth female as judged by its gray hindwings that I saw, but could not photograph, when the moth fluttered in the jar I had kept it in. Forewing length ≈36mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: March 27, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County