Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1274064

Polka-Dot Wasp Moth
Syntomeida epilais

Observation date: September 07, 2020
Submitted by: nmcbryant
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: These beautifully blue polka-dot moths are frequent visitors to my lantana this time of year. My neighbors have oleander plants that the larvae love to feed on.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Duval County