Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 545507

Zephyr eyed silkmoth
Automeris zephyria

Observation date: July 01, 2011
Submitted by: jgm622
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth observed near Sena N.M., just above 6300' elevation. Quiet clear weather, about an hour after sunset this guy came to visit our indoor lights. Beautiful yellow antennae, just under 2" in length.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: July 02, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, San Miguel County