Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1300051

The Astronomer Moth
Olethreutes astrologana

Observation date: June 27, 2021
Submitted by: dawittrock2231
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Near a floodlight on my deck.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: July 12, 2021
Coordinator notes: Olethreutes albiciliana looks much darker. Your photo 1297126 from June 13 seems to be the closest match.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Vilas County