Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1228904

American Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana

Observation date: August 25, 2019
Submitted by: SilverBG
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moved quickly across our back porch
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: September 22, 2019
Coordinator notes: Your ID is correct....often commonly seen in late summer and early fall heading to find a good site to cocoon. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Boulder County