Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1129942

Cottonwood Dagger Moth
Acronicta lepusculina

Observation date: July 15, 2017
Submitted by: lisa.filter
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We spotted it on a paved trail in Scenic State Park. We picked up and briefly set it on our bike handlebar while taking the photo, which explains the odd perspective.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: December 11, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Itasca County