Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1071382

White-headed Monopis
Monopis monachella

Observation date: July 17, 2015
Submitted by: CathK
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Drawn to porch light.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: November 22, 2015
Coordinator notes: This is either Monopis pavlovski (0418.1) or Monopis monachella (0418). They are closely related and look too similar to tell apart. Looks good for monachella, by date and lack of dark blotch near costa. SG
Checklist region(s): Washington County, Maine, United States