Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 436850

Observation date: January 01, 1900
Date notes: Date was altered: Sighting month unspecified. Original month ? switched to 1. Sighting day unspecified. Original day ? switched to 1.
Data source: Murtfeldt, M.
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (Murtfeldt, M.)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: United States National Museum
Observation notes: Can.Ent.32:163-164,1900. O.D. Imagines often out in late Oct - early Nov. Host: Solanum nigrum. Larvae feed on berries of nightshade eating pulp and keeping seeds from maturing. Proc.U.S.N.M.25:823,1900. Types in U.S.N.M.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: legacy.verifier (Murtfeldt, Mary E.)
Verified date: November 06, 2008
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): St. Louis County, Missouri, United States