Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1042920

Observation date: May 08, 2015
Submitted by: Sue Orlowski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth really liked me because it landed on my pants, shoes, arm and hand. It was probably trying to get the salts from my sweat. 3:30 PM, 60 degrees, slight wind, no water, flew close to ground and landed most of the time with wings open, arrow balsam, tall white flowers that were many small flowers together on one head,
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: November 30, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Lincoln County