Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 961615

Exotic Greenhouse Invasive
Duponchelia fovealis

Observation date: April 17, 2014
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: found on wall in am in poor lighting looked very dark & plain was surprised to see so much detail, 3/4 approx inch. marine layer about 0800 took photos of under side in jar cool night many moths came in house seeking warmth? or came to light?
Status: Resident
Verified by: Robert Martin
Verified date: April 18, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Orange County