Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 688635

Edwards' Glassywing
Hemihyalea edwardsii

Observation date: October 19, 2011
Submitted by: photogeorge
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This guy was observed at about 8:00 PST on a cinderblock post of my carport near an outside light. It stayed for quite a long time but was gone 45 minutes after these pics were taken. I haven't been able to find any info about a moth like this with translucent wings.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: May 07, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Sonoma County