Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1212881

Moorland Olethreutes Moth
Olethreutes schulziana

Observation date: June 25, 2019
Submitted by: RobertWeeden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: In tundra just above treeline. 10-11 mm FWL. I believe these 3 individuals are all the same species based on the patterning, although there is considerable color variation. If you think they are different, I will be happy to submit them separately.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 10, 2019
Coordinator notes: These appear to all be different individuals, but may or may not be the same species.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alaska, Fairbanks North Star