Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311616

Corn Earworm Moth
Helicoverpa zea

Observation date: September 13, 2021
Submitted by: KeeleyCollins
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: JC Raulston Arboretum. Very fast moving wings - used 1/3200 shutter to freeze this. Seemed to love the lantana. Sunny, mid-80's.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 13, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, North Carolina, Wake County