Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1276358

Burdock Borer Moth
Papaipema cataphracta

Observation date: September 29, 2020
Date notes: I found this moth in a field while walking my dog. Daylight, 2:00 pm.
Submitted by: Aboover
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny afternoon, flying, landed nearby on a plant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: February 14, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maine, Knox County