Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 544265

Southern Pink Moth
Pyrausta inornatalis

Observation date: July 12, 2011
Submitted by: Janelle
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I have seen these here for the past 8 years [that's when I moved here]. Often they are inside our screened porch. They definitely seem to prefer blue flowers and there are several every morning on the blue salvia and the Russian sage.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: July 15, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States