Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1320128

Red Pine Tip Moth
Rhyacionia busckana

Observation date: January 30, 2022
Date notes: caught at around 22:00EST
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caught while resting near outdoor globe lamp. ID determined by genitalia dissection and on the basis of antenna morphology by Michael Sabourin. Length of moth ≈7mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: March 02, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County