Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1281492

Copper Underwing
Amphipyra pyramidoides

Observation date: May 26, 2015
Submitted by: naj.pilla
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Individual in wet-mesic prairie on drier raised old homesite.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: December 11, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Porter County