Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1061332

Oblong Sedge Borer Moth
Archanara oblonga

Observation date: August 16, 2015
Submitted by: Jarchibold
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: August 19, 2015
Coordinator notes: This is almost certainly Capsula oblonga - according to Bug Guide it used to be Nonagria oblonga. Neither of these names are on our list. LD. Another former genus was Archanara. I'm entering it under that name, which is on the BAMONA list. SG
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Saratoga County