Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 690990

Zebra Caterpillar Moth
Melanchra picta

Observation date: October 14, 2011
Submitted by: NorthernNewYork
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in sink after washing locally grown spinach.
Status: Resident
Verified by: H.D. McGuinness
Verified date: June 21, 2012
Coordinator notes: not a butterfly larva
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, St. Lawrence County