Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1134394

Observation date: August 14, 2017
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: About 1/4 inch length, thin white moth with fluffy tail and distinct black bands
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 14, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.