Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 690349

Wanton Pinion
Lithophane petulca

Observation date: October 27, 2011
Submitted by: Tony DeSantis
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: November 16, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Camden County, North Carolina, United States