Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1342632

Purple-Lined Sallow
Pyrrhia exprimens

Observation date: September 01, 2022
Submitted by: Modman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Have found 30 - 40 on the same hemp plant for the last 5 days. Trichomes are supposedly pest resistant, but these guys just think they are little gummy mushrooms and eat them all up...
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 05, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Hanover County