Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1143402

Burdock Borer Moth
Papaipema cataphracta

Observation date: September 24, 2017
Date notes: 75°F/24°C Hu45% 6mph/11kmh-ENE Night. Still Clear, warm and dry with an occasional cool breeze. Very comfortable.
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Flew in to rest on a bay windowsill. Bright & shiny... (1" inch/25mm/2.5km). *{POSSIBLY, same as sighting #1143401 only fanned}.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 25, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania