Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 978912

White-banded Black
Rheumaptera subhastata

Observation date: June 11, 2014
Submitted by: Sue Orlowski
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: wings going so fast that they looked like they were going around in circles because of the white wing pattern, often landed in shaddow or near a green comma, sunny, 70's
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: June 15, 2014
Coordinator notes: Tentative ID. Cannot distinguish R. hastata from R. subhastata by photographs.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Spokane County