Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1248217

Painted Lichen Moth
Hypoprepia fucosa

Observation date: May 11, 2020
Submitted by: Rex86
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sitting on underside of leaf on what I think is a water primose.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: January 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Travis County