Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1288081

Mournful Thyris
Thyris sepulchralis

Observation date: April 09, 2021
Submitted by: greggra
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There were several species on some freshly deposited scat in the middle of the road. Sunny.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: April 10, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, West Virginia, Clay County