Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Blazing Star Borer Moth
Carmenta anthracipennis

Observation date: August 19, 2017
Submitted by: mwhalen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Appeared to be laying eggs on rough blazing star.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: August 29, 2017
Coordinator notes: First report to BAMONA for this species. Good find!
Checklist region(s): Chisago County, United States, Minnesota