Clymene Moth – 8/2/23

Observer: Gaurav Shah

Observation Date: 8/2/23

Observation Time: 3:00 p.m.

Observation Location: Arboro Drive

Common Name: Clymene Moth

Scientific Name: Haploa clymene

Comments: Unlike most moths, the Clymene moth is equally active both day and night. It also prefers moist areas and can be found near wetlands and water sources. At night, it is attracted to lights.

The Clymene moth is often found near wet areas such as wetlands, and visits flowers to drink the nectar using its long proboscis.

More Information: Wikipedia