Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1127535

Observation date: June 11, 2017
Submitted by: bttfly9@yahoo.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found flying around at the Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge. Once on a glass window and the other among some flowers. The sun was partially out. This seems to match a photo I found on the Internet, but I was thinking butterfly? I am unsure of identity.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 24, 2017
Coordinator notes: Rheumaptera hastate and subhastata inseparable from photos, but hastata only species recorded from Alaska - tentative ID
Checklist region(s): Matanuska-Susitna, United States, Alaska