Porcelain Gray Moth – 8/16/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 8/16/20
Observation Time: 9:50 a.m.
Observation Location: 4 Gavins Pond Rd.
Common Name: Porcelain Gray Moth
Scientific Name: Protoboarmia porcelaria
Comments: This is a type of geometer moth. This individual was resting on my window in the morning.
Moths are typically nocturnal. One way to attract moths on a summer night is to hang a white sheet and put a light behind it.
More Information: Butterflies and Moths of North America