Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1089756

Gold-spotted Ghost Moth
Sthenopis auratus

Observation date: July 11, 2016
Submitted by: ashley tess
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was camping at Havres des Iles ( 10 Chemin du Mimosa, Mansonville, QC J0E 1X0), when I returned from goig into the forest I had these two moths mating on my leg for about 30 minutes until I finally placed them on a leaf in the forest.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: March 18, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Quebec