Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1129753

Observation date: July 28, 2017
Submitted by: botanybill
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to porch light This beauty decided to pay a visit to our front porch in the pre-dawn this morning (28 July 2017 - Elkridge.) The wing markings seem similar to the Mint Root Borer Moth, but there is no pronounced brown blotch surrounding a paler blotch on the forewing.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 31, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Howard County, United States, Maryland