Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 715933

Observation date: March 30, 2012
Date notes: moth found dead
Submitted by: LLJohnson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: moth found dead
Status: Resident
Verified by: M. Reith
Verified date: June 01, 2015
Coordinator notes: Someone familiar with Hypercompe species in the Caribbean needs to review this sighting. ID as H. decora based on the species list of Perez-Gelabert (2008) http://www.luciopesce.net/pdf12/haiti.pdf which mentions only H. decora as occurring on Hispaniola.
Checklist region(s): Dominican Republic