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The largest and most broad-winged of wasp moths in North America. Body metallic blue; head and sides of collar orange. Forewing deep grayish brown, metallic blue at base. Hindwing black. Fringes on all wings partly white.
Grass lands with flowers; day-flying and night-flying; adults are attracted to light
Found in morning outside building, Horticulture Science Center, The Holden Arboretum, Geauga County, Chardon Twp., OH