Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 960283

Montana Six-plume Moth
Alucita montana

Observation date: March 21, 2014
Submitted by: skywatcher
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth was spotted sitting motionless on the wooden wall of a building in the Beaver Lake parking lot at about 2:00 pm. It was a sunny and calm day, temperature about 9 dg C. The moth flew away while being watched.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: March 22, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia