Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 503319

Observation date: April 09, 2005
Data source: D. Lynn Scott
Submitted by: legacy.reporter (D. Lynn Scott)
Specimen type: Specimen
Observation notes: one specimen, det. J.T. Troubridge, deposited in CNC; two old records from Ottawa leg. C.H. Young in early 1900s (CNC)
Status: Resident
Verified by: legacy.verifier (The Lepidopterists' Society Season Summary)
Verified date: September 13, 2010
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario