Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 959334

Observation date: March 02, 2014
Submitted by: ddodd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 7.5 mm long; attracted to black light. 59-63 degrees Fahrenheit. BugGuide comments that most sightings on MPG are in winter
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: March 03, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alabama, Marshall County