Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 940606

Greater Grapevine Looper Moth
Eulithis gracilineata

Observation date: October 28, 2013
Submitted by: Jeff Trahan
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: WS about 40 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: December 02, 2013
Coordinator notes: Based on the observed wingspan of 40 mm, this is Eulithis gracilineata - Greater Grapevine Looper. Bugguide.net list the wingspan of this species as 35-40mm, while that of the similar Eulithis diversilineata - Lesser Grapevine Looper Moth is 28-33 mm.
Checklist region(s): United States, Louisiana, Caddo Parish