Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1289080

Grape Leaffolder Moth
Desmia funeralis

Observation date: July 17, 2020
Submitted by: Indy Entomologist
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Captured by Mary Lou Morris resting on the inside glass of a sliding back porch door. Moth was believed to have flown inside earlier when door was left open and was attracted to the light trying to escape. Residence is located in a rural area. Dorsal and ventral photos of pinned moth included plus a live photo before capture.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 23, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Allen County