Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1092737

Exiled Dagger Moth
Acronicta exilis

Observation date: May 25, 2016
Submitted by: Jon Rapp
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Measured 15mm TL. Turns out I photographed this one once before in 2011 but didn't get ID confirmation until 2 years later. This is a much better example. Also posted on BugGuide: http://bugguide.net/node/view/1267813
Status: Resident
Verified by: Phillip E. Koenig
Verified date: January 20, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Missouri, Boone County