Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1044025

Gray Looper Moth
Rachiplusia ou

Observation date: May 07, 2015
Submitted by: Jon Rapp
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: measured 23mm TL
Status: Resident
Verified by: Phillip E. Koenig
Verified date: May 28, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Missouri, Boone County