Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 773406

Wanton Pinion
Lithophane petulca

Observation date: October 07, 2011
Submitted by: curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy)
Specimen type: Specimen
Collection location: Paul Dennehy
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: March 30, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, Columbia County