Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1096619

Four-spotted Bird-dropping Moth
Acontia tetragona

Observation date: August 15, 2016
Submitted by: Jonathan Clark
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Catahoula NWR Headquarters Unit. Morning, foggy, temp. in 70's Fahrenheit, calm. Habitat: exposed grassy/weedy levee between lake and swampy woods in bottomland hardwood setting.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: March 13, 2017
Coordinator notes: BAMONA using old genus name Acontia, instead of Tarache. SAT
Checklist region(s): United States, Louisiana, La Salle Parish