Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1075690

Compton Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis vaualbum

Observation date: July 16, 2015
Submitted by: stormyeyes99
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Came to lights while photographing moths.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Will Kerling
Verified date: February 29, 2016
Coordinator notes: fantastic photos; especially, the ventral side one!!! / only have seen a few butterflies at night / great one, to surprise one after dark
Checklist region(s): United States, New Jersey, Sussex County