Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1361908

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

Observation date: July 03, 2023
Submitted by: Judith Huf
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny 70 degrees F in woods
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: July 03, 2023
Coordinator notes: Placed based on comments on BugGuide -- "Images of Rheumaptera hastata or Rheumaptera subhastata without evidence of dissection, DNA testing or expert identification should be placed in Rheumaptera hastata or subhastata." https://bugguide.net/node/view/18982
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee County