Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1278024

Painted Lichen Moth
Hypoprepia fucosa

Observation date: July 12, 2020
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near a floodlight on my deck.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: October 21, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Vilas County