Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1195251

Sooty Winged Chalcoela Moth
Chalcoela iphitalis

Observation date: August 06, 2018
Submitted by: lesdit
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There were 2 fresh looking moths that appeared on the outside of my office door, mid-day. I learned afterwards that there is a small paper-wasp nest in the eaves, very close to the the door.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: June 07, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Inyo County