Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1105772

Black-Dotted Brown
Cissusa spadix

Observation date: April 26, 2016
Submitted by: JohnBoback
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to light
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: October 09, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.