Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1245402

Primrose Moth
Schinia florida

Observation date: October 17, 2008
Date notes: seen in the woods along the Hudson River in upstate NY
Submitted by: Mary Franceline...
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: seen in deep woods on Hudson River, resting, or eating on flower, wings separate, white with pink spots. White fluffy shape covers head.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: April 10, 2020
Coordinator notes: Tucked in to a Primrose flower.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Ulster County