Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1234691

Iris Borer Moth
Macronoctua onusta

Observation date: September 22, 2019
Submitted by: RStankiewicz
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed this on my front porch after leaving the lights on all evening. It has such dark markings on the leading ledges of it's fore-wings and head it looks like it has soot on it.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 23, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario