Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1241627

Exotic Greenhouse Invasive
Duponchelia fovealis

Observation date: January 28, 2020
Date notes: 2 others seen in previous week, all within my house where recent renovations taking place on bathrooms and attic.
Submitted by: Pipercopper
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth with a wingspan of approx. 1.5 cm was captured in my residence. 2 others were found within previous week inside my house, believed to be same species. Do I have a potential infestation possibly somewhere in my house?
Status: Unknown
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: January 28, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario