Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1044620

Observation date: May 22, 2015
Submitted by: Moon
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Rained the night before so grounds were still bit soggy and the air/wind had quite the abnormal chill to it. This moth was hanging on the siding of my house in a spot were it was protected from the wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 06, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.