Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1279801

Bronzed Cutworm Moth
Nephelodes minians

Observation date: October 09, 2020
Submitted by: hflamholtz
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was in the restroom floor on a bike trail. Still alive so I moved it to a nearby tree. Still there on the tree several hours later when we came back through.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: November 14, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.