Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1238942

Observation date: September 24, 2019
Date notes: Was spotted in am. Not sure of exact time.
Submitted by: LDonadio74
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed during the day nectaring on flowers. Posting here as the ID received would imply this moth is well East of its recorded range.
Status: Stray
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: November 06, 2019
Coordinator notes: There have been a few sightings in the east this year (although not yet reported here). Whether or not the species is becoming established has yet to be determined.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Rockland County