Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1280271

Spotted Beet Webworm Moth
Hymenia perspectalis

Observation date: November 21, 2020
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on brick side of house
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: November 21, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.