Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 543767

Prairie Bird-dropping Moth
Ponometia binocula

Observation date: July 05, 2011
Submitted by: Dwaine Wagoner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: came to light second photo to show resting posture only
Status: Unknown
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: November 27, 2011
Coordinator notes: Tarachidia former genus. Check Mississippi State webpage for good comparison between the two species at http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/pinned.php?plate=28&size=l&sort=h
Checklist region(s): Natrona County, Wyoming, United States