Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Maple Bud Borer Moth
Proteoteras moffatiana

Observation date: July 14, 2022
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near a floodlight on my deck. A very pretty moth, bright green, nice pattern. It just wouldn't sit still.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: July 16, 2022
Coordinator notes: Annoying habits of some of these moths -- they won't remain still.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Vilas County