Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 744883

Northern Giant Flag Moth
Dysschema howardi

Observation date: September 30, 2012
Submitted by: hpite
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth was spotted on a wall facing the garden. It stayed in the same position for a couple hours. I moved the wing to see a orange under wing and a reddish-orange body.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: August 28, 2017
Coordinator notes: Female
Checklist region(s): Michoacan de Ocampo, Mexico