Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1249200

The Purple Plagodis
Plagodis kuetzingi

Observation date: May 17, 2020
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to MV lamp in heavily forested stream valley dominated by Liriodendron, Quercus, Acer and Fagus. Resting wingspan of 24.5 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 21, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Harford County