Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1210773

White-ribboned Carpet Moth
Mesoleuca ruficillata

Observation date: June 20, 2019
Submitted by: avjudge
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It had apparently come into the house during the previous night and was clinging to the (off-white cotton fabric) shower curtain throughout my shower. Comb teeth in photo are about 18mm long.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 20, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Hampshire, Coos County