Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1025732

Pickerelweed Borer Moth
Bellura densa

Observation date: June 17, 2014
Submitted by: reutere
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: reutere
Verified date: February 02, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Delaware County