Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 746699

Long-horned Owlet
Hypenula cacuminalis

Observation date: October 30, 2012
Submitted by: bentert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: the moth had been in some clothes from outdoors and was accidentally released into the building. It flew to a window and tolerated close approach. It was about 70F with partly cloudy conditions and a northwest wind ~20mph.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: November 01, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Collier County