The Wolley Dod Award

Since 2002, The Wolley Dod Award is given annually for the most significant Alberta Lepidoptera discovery of the season.

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Apamea verbascoides
Photo by D. Macaulay

The 2021 Wolley Dod Award goes to Doug Macaulay for Apamea verbascoides, the Mullein Apamea Moth, found in the Wainwright Dunes Ecological Reserve July 21, 2021.

Previously known only as far west as Saskatchewan. Doug’s iNaturalist record is here, and more information is here on the Moth Photographers Group Website.