Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1116218

Dark-ribboned Wave
Leptostales rubromarginaria

Observation date: May 06, 2017
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: one of a pair flying about the patio light. First time seeing this moth. Difference in photos simply the lighting conditions. Second picture in bright sun light, and both taken with moth in the clear holding container. Moths were released and flew off together.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 08, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia