Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1090724

Pickerelweed Borer Moth
Bellura densa

Observation date: July 12, 2016
Submitted by: treichard
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 27, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Anne Arundel County