Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1282163

Painted Lichen Moth
Hypoprepia fucosa

Observation date: July 07, 2018
Submitted by: w
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to an incandescent porch light.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: December 22, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Carlton County