Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1287784

Brown-shaded Gray
Iridopsis defectaria

Observation date: April 04, 2021
Submitted by: Dennis Forsythe (Terrie Johnson)
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen by Terrie Johnson
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 08, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.