Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 912127

Formosa Looper Moth
Chrysanympha formosa

Observation date: July 22, 2013
Submitted by: jmihuc
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: see notes of Acronicta americana submission from 22 July 2013
Status: Resident
Verified by: H.D. McGuinness
Verified date: October 06, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Franklin County