Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 902321

Large Boxelder Leafroller Moth
Archips negundana

Observation date: June 06, 2013
Submitted by: ddodd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: the flat wing position was not the normal stance; normally folded as in first picture.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 29, 2013
Coordinator notes: Based on photos of Archips negundana – Larger Boxelder Leafroller Moth on MPG and bugguide, I believe this is the best fit for this sighting photo. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=3654 http://bugguide.net/node/view/498608
Checklist region(s): United States, Alabama, Marshall County