Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1275667

Gray Looper Moth
Rachiplusia ou

Observation date: September 22, 2020
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near a floodlight on my deck. The top view especially seemed to map out onto the specimen lower left on Moth Photographers, jagged ST, stigma, PM line, and dark slash toward head. On submission 1273995 BG said "probably Apotomis funerea" and frassed it.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: September 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: Noted comment for 1273995.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Vilas County