Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1337877

Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
Lycomorpha pholus

Observation date: August 06, 2022
Submitted by: chherrmann
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Right off the water near the docks.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: August 07, 2022
Coordinator notes: Wings are held slightly open, exposing more of the black abdomen, but pattern and range indicate Lycomorpha pholus.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maine, Sagadahoc County