Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1263083

Western Spruce Budworm Moth
Choristoneura occidentalis

Observation date: July 23, 2020
Submitted by: Dwaine Wagoner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 67 degrees, came to UV light
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: July 31, 2020
Coordinator notes: Separated from C. pinus by darker scaling on forewing. These are difficult to separate visually.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wyoming, Natrona County