Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 914806

Melonworm Moth
Diaphania hyalinata

Observation date: August 06, 2013
Submitted by: Nietzsche92
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There seemed to be a barbed ball that the insect was swinging around in a circular motion.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: October 26, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Pasco County