Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1083054

Copper Underwing
Amphipyra pyramidoides

Observation date: June 01, 2016
Date notes: Found on milkweed
Submitted by: Joycethel
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On milkweed 6.1.16, sunny. In New Milford, CT
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: December 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.