Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 543932

Observation date: July 06, 2011
Submitted by: renglish1951
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partly cloudy, Temperature about 75 degrees F
Status: Resident
Verified by: Don Tangren
Verified date: February 05, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Williamson County