Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 938190

Melonworm Moth
Diaphania hyalinata

Observation date: October 16, 2013
Submitted by: gunhilda
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hanging out on a crepe myrtle. Not even positive this is a moth, but it was behaving like one. It was small, less than half an inch across the wings on the top photo.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: October 28, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oklahoma, Payne County