Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Tulip-Tree Beauty
Epimecis hortaria

Observation date: July 28, 2022
Submitted by: HCGregory
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found drawn to light in suburban wooded lot with oak, hickory, tulip tree, beech, pine, and red maple. This moth has been the most plentiful on my property this year. I see them every night, sometimes more than one at a time.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 12, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Albemarle County