Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 939053

Observation date: November 03, 2013
Submitted by: skywatcher
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sitting motionless on an outdoor door frame early in the morning of a very cool (3 dg C) morning in Victoria BC.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: December 28, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia