Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1221867

American Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana

Observation date: August 01, 2019
Submitted by: SRPARKE
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on my front step not near any plants. Climbed right on me & tried to climb upward. Put it on bark of Eatern White Pine in my yard & it climbed right up the tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: August 27, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa