Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 541331

Observation date: June 25, 2011
Submitted by: Monica Miller
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: From its behavior, I understand why the family this is in (Gelechiidae - Twirler Moths) is named so. It spun and twirled incessantly on the leaf, making it difficult to photograph.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: June 27, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.