Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1313556

Ursula Wainscot
Leucania ursula

Observation date: August 23, 2021
Submitted by: astridl
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: October 13, 2021
Coordinator notes: The HWs are a little blurry but I can just make out the the dots on the PM line. What I can't see are the foretibia, which should have large tufts of hair-like scales (although the second photo gives a hint that they're present). Still, I think you're right on this. JRains
Checklist region(s): United States, Illinois, DuPage County