Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1160322

Yellow-washed Metarranthis
Metarranthis obfirmaria

Observation date: June 01, 2018
Submitted by: devjohnstone
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Specimen captured while butterflying in the middle of the afternoon. In flight, it appeared (at first anyway), to be a small orange butterfly. Approximately a dozen estimated to be actively flying at location where this was caught/released.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: June 05, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Nova Scotia, Canada