Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 523665

Wanton Pinion
Lithophane petulca

Observation date: March 13, 2011
Submitted by: vinstanton
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: observed at porch light
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: March 24, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.