Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 520409

Observation date: August 23, 2008
Submitted by: rdhealy1951@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The most common Sciota. Wingspan
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: March 24, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hart County, Kentucky, United States