Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1274578

Kimball's Palpita Moth
Palpita kimballi

Observation date: September 14, 2020
Date notes: Cloudy low 70's
Submitted by: John LeBlanc
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It flew to the butterfly bush and seemed to go from flower cluster to flower cluster. Not sure if it was laying eggs or not.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 14, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Chesterfield County