Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1297020

Bent-winged Owlet Moth
Bleptina caradrinalis

Observation date: June 24, 2021
Date notes: sunny breezy
Submitted by: joanfiller
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Flying low in woods. hardly changed location.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: June 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: Like the last coordinator, I was a little bothered by the dots along the subterminal line, but regardless, I'm pretty sure this is indeed B. caradrinalis. See MPG: http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=8370 Nice photo. JRains
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Tompkins County