Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1229738

American Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana

Observation date: August 28, 2019
Date notes: light rain about 80 degrees
Submitted by: Jennifer Carcich
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: seemed to be eating the shell on the log on our porch...definite small bites out of shell
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 29, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Jersey, Morris County