Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1361735

Pepper and Salt Geometer
Biston betularia

Observation date: June 27, 2023
Submitted by: jrmbutterfly
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Of more than 170 moths observed in tonight's collecting only 2 were this species. Portable collecting lamp set up from 11:25 pm until 2:40 am along a very rough fire access road along the slope high above Powers Creek the major watershed in West Kelowna.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 03, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia