Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 618980

Observation date: September 25, 2011
Submitted by: Dwaine Wagoner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: temperature lower 50's F, came to light
Status: Unknown
Verified by: kent
Verified date: August 26, 2012
Coordinator notes: X.brucei is more evenly colored. A very
Checklist region(s): United States, Wyoming, Natrona County