Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 763804

Observation date: August 24, 2012
Submitted by: Ilona L.
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to lights.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: January 24, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Dane County