Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 534622

Wanton Pinion
Lithophane petulca

Observation date: March 17, 2010
Submitted by: rdhealy1951@aol.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Wingspan 41 mm
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 05, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hart County, Kentucky, United States