Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 958395

Pickerelweed Borer Moth
Bellura densa

Observation date: May 26, 2012
Submitted by: Lula Field
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Lula Field
Verified date: February 13, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.