Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 526106

Observation date: April 04, 2011
Submitted by: Jean M. Myers
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in California Valley, CA near Carizzo Plain National Monument. Didn't notice insect at time of photo but can't figure out ID. It was morning before 10am and the weather was sunny but brisk.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: May 23, 2011
Coordinator notes: A distinctive dayflying moth that is usually found in the deserts some 100 miles to the east. This is a good sighting. Kelly