Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1095736

Western Bean Cutworm
Striacosta albicosta

Observation date: August 09, 2016
Submitted by: Slugbait
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen on ground just outside open hanger door of quarry main shop. Observed for 1-2 min. Made occasional circles about 1ft diameter when not sitting unmoving. Did not open, flutter or otherwise move wings. Weather was calm, warm and humid
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 14, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario