Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1270526

Pickerelweed Borer Moth
Bellura densa

Observation date: August 16, 2020
Submitted by: Stuart Marcus
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Trinity River Refuge HQ building under MV light.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 15, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Liberty County