Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 989163

Melonworm Moth
Diaphania hyalinata

Observation date: July 15, 2014
Submitted by: dhgoss01
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: found on my back porch in New Port Richey, FL. Not sure what it was and got curious. The anemone-looking thing on the bottom was waving around
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: July 26, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Pasco County