Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 977815

Merry Melipotis
Melipotis jucunda

Observation date: June 01, 2014
Submitted by: susanjtweit
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth was resting on my second-story deck (on Choice-Dek planks, which look like tree bark, I suppose, but are actually recycled plastic and wood chips) on a clear evening, no wind, temp about 70 degreesF.
Status: Resident
Verified by: charleseharp
Verified date: June 15, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado