Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1191205

Observation date: July 04, 2018
Submitted by: w
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to an incandescent porch light. Warm night, in the 60s F. The host plant is reported to be Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus) which does grow wild in the area.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: February 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: 1st report of this species to BAMONA
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Carlton County