Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1331784

Observation date: July 08, 2022
Submitted by: Aimeesue5
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: My son left his sweater hanging in a tree out back for a couple days. I brought it in to wash and found this little guy on the sleeve.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: July 18, 2022
Coordinator notes: After consulting with some well-informed authorities, we're agreed this is a Catocala sp., (an underwing moth) but beyond that we can't be certain.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Cattaraugus County