Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1213595

Forage Looper Moth
Caenurgina erechtea

Observation date: July 02, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Popped out of the grass as I was walking in a mowed area of the park bordering a more wooded area and landed about 1' in front of me. Weather: 92 degrees, 55% humidity... felt more humid in this area, about 50 yards from the lake and under the canopy of the trees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 03, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County