Primrose Moth Schinia florida (GuenĂ©e, 1852)    Synonyms: Hodges #11164.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Noctuidae   >   Genus Schinia   

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"This moth can be found during the day concealed in the flower of the foodplant, evening primrose, where it is perfectly camouflaged" (John Glaser).

There are 11 records in the project database.

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Primrose Moth in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/21/2006). (c) Ashley Rodeheaver, all rights reserved. Photo by Ashley Rodeheaver. (MBP list)

A Primrose Moth. Photo by John Glaser. (MBP list)

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