Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1044109

Observation date: May 15, 2015
Submitted by: Kurt R. Schwarz
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on path of C&O Canal at Little Pool, wooded, along Potomac River.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 13, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Washington County