Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 977988

Ernestine's Moth
Phytometra ernestinana

Observation date: June 07, 2014
Submitted by: ridgeboy
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: June 10, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Polk County