Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1276870

Orange-spotted Carpet Moth
Dysstroma walkerata

Observation date: June 27, 2020
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near a floodlight on my deck. This looks a lot like a pinned specimen on Moth Photographers.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: October 06, 2020
Coordinator notes: The moths posted by Janet Stiefel on BG will often be species that you are now posting. https://bugguide.net/user/view/1011 Her photos were left on BG after her death. https://bugguide.net/node/view/63516
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Vilas County