Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 984004

Common Emerald
Hemithea aestivaria

Observation date: June 29, 2014
Submitted by: tjmcgown
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The Butterfly or Moth was resting on the underside of my roof/overhang beside the flowering kiwi vine for a long while - the weather was seasonal (calm, sunny with cloudy periods), we have a lovely garden with a variety of greenery (trees, flowers, etc) and stream running through it
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 25, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, British Columbia