Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1265128

Army Cutworm
Euxoa auxiliaris

Observation date: June 14, 2020
Submitted by: A_baldini
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Weather: Sunny and 84 degrees. Notes: Nectaring on Common Cowparsnip next to Prospect Ponds Natural Area. Probably an Army Cutworm Moth, but I'm not certain.
Status: Resident
Verified by: A_baldini
Verified date: August 02, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Larimer County