Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1157164

Western Carpet
Melanolophia imitata

Observation date: May 05, 2018
Submitted by: Planktonu
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We set up a moth screen next to the Chase River in a residential area. There are many different kinds of trees around: Fir, Cedar, fruit trees, black cottonwoods, and the garden has many different varieties of flora as well. The day was very sunny and warm. Night was warm with no wind or rain. The two photos are of the same individual that had moved.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 14, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): British Columbia, Canada