Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Lost Owlet Moth
Ledaea perditalis

Observation date: August 30, 2018
Submitted by: Allen Belden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Rocky drawn down secondary channel of the James River. On buttonbush. Note how the red middorsal stripe matches the petiole and midrib of the buttonbush leaf.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 30, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Richmond, United States, Virginia