Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 743609

Southern Armyworm Moth
Spodoptera eridania

Observation date: September 22, 2012
Submitted by: jjflossem
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: about 15mm wing length
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: February 12, 2014
Coordinator notes: Based on photos on MPG and bugguide.net, I believe this is Spodoptera eridania. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=9672
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Hernando County