Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1235707

Chickweed Geometer
Haematopis grataria

Observation date: September 30, 2019
Submitted by: JMan of Grundy
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found this moth on the ceiling in my dining room around 1:30pm. It was still there about 6pm. Carefully captured in a glass, photos taken and released outside into a bush (checked for potential predators, found none). Today was unusually warm, probable record high of 90. Last few days saw heavy to moderate rain and mid 50s (night) to low 70s (day).
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 01, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Illinois, Grundy County