Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1141178

Harris' Three Spot
Harrisimemna trisignata

Observation date: September 13, 2017
Date notes: 70°F/21°C Hu95% 5mph/8kmh-S Night. Rainng, cool & damp with a steady calm breeze. Comfortable.
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: How can I resist her when sighted hanging from a Spirea branch. (1¼" inch/32mm/3.2km).
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 14, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania