Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 909418

Formosa Looper Moth
Chrysanympha formosa

Observation date: July 08, 2013
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Wonderful, complexly decorated moth, whites and browns with a gray underwing. I don't think this is the normal posture (it sits more like a prominent, but I couldn't get it to stay still with wings folded). about 2 inch wingspan
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 08, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.