Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1164830

Velvet Armyworm Moth
Spodoptera latifascia

Observation date: June 19, 2018
Date notes: date and time stamped photo
Submitted by: momsavang
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 1.5-2in grey caterpillar with dark halfmoon eyelets on it's side near the tail Smallish head that I didn't get a great shot of. Found munching on one of my crocosmia. Very quick moving and didn't like my flashlight.
Status: Resident
Verified by: owlbyr
Verified date: October 06, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Georgia, Harris County