The Iowa Herald - Scoliopteryx libatrix
McFarland Park, Ames, Story County, Iowa, USA
July 29, 2011
This may have been the most-photographed moth in Iowa this season. At the bug-lighting event, after a full day of field trips, gathering_2011. I don't remember who first noticed this Herald, below a window and away from the bug lights, but quite a few of us made its portrait.