Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1235233

Funerary Dagger Moth
Acronicta funeralis

Observation date: September 26, 2019
Submitted by: tobiasbunny3
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I found this caterpillar crawling on my garage floor yesterday. I'd left the door open for a few minutes, and I found it within 18 inches of the door. The closest plants/trees to that part of the garage are a crabapple, some honeysuckle, and some large silver maples.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: September 28, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Waukesha County, Wisconsin, United States