Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1141779

Variegated Cutworm Moth
Peridroma saucia

Observation date: June 18, 2017
Submitted by: Ilse Gebhard
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This is the date that the moth emerged. The larva was found on 5/23/17. Likely pupated 5/28/17 because that is when no more food was pulled into the soil the larva was in. Fed it dandelion.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Mark Wheeler
Verified date: February 06, 2021
Coordinator notes: First BAMONA sighting for MI
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Van Buren County