Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 908388

Western Spruce Budworm Moth
Choristoneura occidentalis

Observation date: July 01, 2013
Submitted by: kayjon50
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This is only about 1 inch in length. I couldn't catch it with its wings unfolded. It liked to rest upright on a plant like it's shown.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 05, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Kittitas County