Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1311734

Herbivorous Pleuroptya Moth
Pleuroptya silicalis

Observation date: November 03, 2017
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to baited tree trunk on margin of 90-year-old hardwood forest dominated by tulip poplar, sweetgum and red maple.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 19, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Harford County