Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1358973

Spear-Marked Black Moth/White-banded Black Moth
Rheumaptera hastata/subhastata

Observation date: June 10, 2023
Submitted by: Thyger
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Resting on the wash stall wall in my barn.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: June 11, 2023
Coordinator notes: These two species cannot be separated by looking at an image. They are separated by examination of the genitalia.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Washington County