Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 552339

Observation date: August 14, 2011
Submitted by: Greg Dean
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: A number of these moths would fly out of the lawn in my back yard as I walked nearby. They were approximately 12 mm in length and appeared white in flight. Weather was overcast and mild (mid 20's C.)
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: February 10, 2012
Coordinator notes: It should be noted that A. plumbifimbriellus is the ID that matches this photo the best. This should be marked as likely, but still tentative.
Checklist region(s): British Columbia, Canada