Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 928901

Observation date: September 09, 2013
Submitted by: Ryan Mosley
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I found this specimen floating on the surface of the Green River just below Flaming Gorge Dam, Utah on September 9, 2013 at about 10:00PM while conducting nighttime electrofishing surveys for trout. The weather was cool (55-60F) and calm, with scattered showers.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Robert Martin
Verified date: February 20, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah, Daggett County