Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1157521

The Brother Moth
Raphia frater

Observation date: May 12, 2018
Submitted by: Planktonu
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We set up a moth screen with a mercury vapour light 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 light wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 16, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): British Columbia, Canada