Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1248612

Observation date: May 11, 2020
Submitted by: Rick Sinnott
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: One of the most common moths observed in local boreal forest in spring during daylight hours. Very difficult to approach and has a tendency to keep fluttering until out of sight. Also very difficult to see on last year's leaf litter, even when observed landing.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 11, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alaska