Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1237921

Indian-Meal Moth
Plodia interpunctella

Observation date: October 18, 2019
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth was found in our house, and a little while ago we had an infestation of them. Our spice cabinet was full of them. The larvae were in the jars of spices and the moths were stirred up by the dozen when we opened the cabinets.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 19, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.