Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 977935

Little Carpenterworm Moth
Prionoxystus macmurtrei

Observation date: May 24, 2014
Submitted by: mdolomieu1
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 13, 2014
Coordinator notes: The black lines (no blotches) and more translucent wings point to this being Prionoxystus macmurtrei – Little Carpenterworm Moth rather than the suggested id of Prionoxystus robiniae – Carpenterworm Moth. SAT
Checklist region(s): United States, Arkansas, Franklin County