Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1129939

Sweetpotato Leafroller
Lygropia tripunctata

Observation date: July 24, 2017
Date notes: Captured for photography 07/24/2017 0:15 EST
Submitted by: Peter Homann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found resting on house wall at midnight, ~30cm above black light illuminated sheet. Forewing length ~14mm. I am grateful to James Hayden for verifying the ID by genitalia dissection.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 17, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Leon County, United States, Florida