Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1160789

Medium Dagger Moth
Acronicta modica

Observation date: May 16, 2016
Submitted by: Rangertsp
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: December 24, 2020
Coordinator notes: Acronicta modica (Walker, 1856) includes as synonym 9245 Acronicta haesitata (Grote, 1882) in Schmidt & Anweiler (2020), MONA Fascicle 25.4: 147. Specimens previously identified as this species refer to 9242.1 Acronicta immodica Schmidt & Anweiler, 2020, n. sp., MONA Fascicle 25.4: 145.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Van Buren County