Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1171010

Observation date: July 17, 2018
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed this moth hanging somewhat upside down on an ornamental grass blade at a park near downtown Lawrence. Pretty motionless as I tried to get underneath the grass blades to photograph it. Weather: 82 degrees, very humid, had briefly spit a few raindrops five minutes earlier. Size: Approx. 1.5"
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 17, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Douglas County, United States, Kansas