Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1275424

Cross's Wave Moth
Leptostales crossii

Observation date: September 07, 2020
Submitted by: SkybluMedia
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: resting on Common Lantana
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 21, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, South Carolina, Dillon County