Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1126787

Four-spotted Ghost Moth
Sthenopis purpurascens

Observation date: July 17, 2017
Submitted by: chalicerae
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on ground along fine gravel road in shade, between a hay field and mixed stands of poplar/other trees. Sunny, 18°C. Would not fly, laid eggs on my hand when handling it.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 18, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Ontario, Canada