Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1289663

Observation date: May 01, 2021
Submitted by: bobscafe
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: After sitting out watching for moths, at 3 degrees C, last night, I packed it in, only to find this moth flying about the doorway at ground level. Wings beating furiously, moth appeared unable to gain any elevation. This morning, after 6 hours in the Fridge, the wings are still going non-stop.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: May 03, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia