Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1332388

Large Purplish Gray
Iridopsis vellivolata

Observation date: July 11, 2022
Submitted by: Bob Jacobson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At blacklights. Edit: Seems most like I. vellivolata.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: July 12, 2022
Coordinator notes: Thought this was I. defectaria at first but changed my mind after reviewing more of the photos.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Chippewa County