Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 714726

Crocus Geometer
Xanthotype sospeta

Observation date: May 31, 2012
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Gorgeous bright yellow butterfly, upper and lower wings kept separate in flight--has an unusual fluttery pattern. Attracted to porch light
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 06, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.