Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1137561

Exposed Bird-dropping Moth
Tarache aprica

Observation date: August 27, 2017
Submitted by: Theenglishking
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed in short grass, flew short distance and landed then flew short distance again and landed again. 75 degrees and sunny, about an hour before dusk. Small--less than an inch long. Rural area, near pasture, garden, and woods.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: October 04, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Banks County, United States, Georgia