Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1104438

Observation date: August 29, 2016
Submitted by: Slugbait
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen in Quarry main shop, fluttering to floor where it crawled a few inches with wings flat and then sat with wings pulled up in position shown in photo. Was unable to observe for any longer and when I returned to shop 4 hours later moth was in same exact location and deceased in the final posture it assumed after crawling on floor.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 11, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario