Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1288773

Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
Orthosia hibisci

Observation date: April 07, 2021
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on surface of an asphalt parking lot. Although it did not appear to be injured, it was very sluggish. Eventually I nudged it enough that it flew off. Apparent body length of 21.5 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 18, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Harford County