Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 962369

Black-Dotted Brown
Cissusa spadix

Observation date: March 14, 2012
Submitted by: IngridD
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 30, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, North Carolina, Union County