Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1218501

Reticulated Fruitworm Moth
Sparganothis reticulatana

Observation date: July 20, 2019
Submitted by: w
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to an incandescent porch light. Mild temperatures eventually dropping into the 50s F.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: December 19, 2020
Coordinator notes: From BugGuide: Synonyms and other taxonomic changes Cenopis reticulatana (Clemens, 1860) Croesia ? reticulatana Clemens, 1860 (1) Sparganothis reticulatana
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Carlton County