Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 916923

Edwards' Wasp Moth
Lymire edwardsii

Observation date: August 17, 2013
Submitted by: Tatiana Staats
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was raining and the moth had taken refuge on the wall of the condo's walkway. I mistook it for a melanchroia chephise. Jean Evoy kindly provided me with the proper ID.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 19, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Sarasota County