Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1128014

Western Bean Cutworm
Striacosta albicosta

Observation date: July 21, 2017
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: About 1 1/4 inch wingspan, fast flyer, p[urplish moth with white streaks on wings' edges, and a row of white objects in a black line just under the white streaks. The underwing is bright white
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 22, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.